Could 2015 be the year wearable tech becomes sexy? Fashion designers dabble with gadgetry but the high street seems a long way from their catwalk experiments [Wearable Electronics: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/wearable/ Futuristic Clothing: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/clothing/]
Meet the Misfit Shine™ - an elegant activity and sleep tracker that inspires you to live an active life. Wear the Shine™ any way you like: on your wrist, on your shoe, clipped to your shirt, even as a necklace accessory. Waterproof to 50 meters so you don't have to worry about taking it off. The Shine™ uses a standard watch battery that lasts up to 6 months, which means you'll worry less about charging and more about staying active.
Internet of Things will transform life, but experts fear for privacy and personal data [The Future of the Internet: http://futuristicnews.com/tag/internet/ & http://futuristicshop.com/category/future_internet/]
Smart Contact Lenses Will Give You Superhuman Vision
The Innovega eyewear system is made up of two parts: glasses and contact lenses. The contact lenses give you enhanced focusing abilities, so you can see near and far at levels beyond what the normal eye can see. For example, if you put a finger up to your eye while wearing the contacts, you can actually see the fine details of your fingerprint; whereas, the natural eye can't focus on an object so close up.
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