Thu, 16 July 2015
Today on New Focus on Innovation, Kym McNicholas is joined by Kyle Ellicott to discuss the future of wearable technology.
Kyle Ellicott (WearableWorld.com) joins Kym to discuss how crowd funding sites have a major impact in the world of wearable tech and major trends amongst adults and children.
Obstacles facing companies like Fitbit such as fashion, poor build quality and battery life.
Blake Fuller (GoPuck.com) calls in to talk about his portable battery which allows you to charge your devices on the go.
Kym and Kyle talk about the most common types of sensors in wearable technology and new alternatives to the less-stylish wristband.
Sonia Sousa (KenzenWear.com) calls in and discusses her product which monitors hydration through sweat analysis.
Bharat Vasan (August.com) calls in and discusses Smart Lock, a product which allows you to control who enters your home without the need of keys or codes. They also talk about how the "internet of things" could help us connect with everything from entire cities to monitoring our health.
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