The global wearables market is expected to put up a slower growth in 2018 compared to previous years majorly accounting to their lack of support for third party apps. The worldwide wearables market is forecast to ship 122.6 million units in 2018, up 6.2% from the 115.4 million units shippedRead More
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Internet of things enabled wearables have got a close cousin – hearables – or the wearables associated with hearing. And this new segment along with cloth based wearables are set for the biggest rally in coming times as a report suggest this segment would grow by 550% in next fewRead More
IDC has predicted that a total of 125.5 million wearable devices will be shipped globally in 2017 and the same would reach up to 240 million by 2021, showing a CAGR of 18.2%. For a market comparison between 2016 and 2017, IDC predicts in the current fiscal, the wearable devicesRead More
Fitness band and solutions firm Goqii Monday said it has raised some funds from former Tata Group Chairman Ratan N Tata, however the company did not disclose the amount of money raised. GOQii, according to IDC, is the world’s leading virtual fitness coaching platform that was recently announced #1 inRead More
While Internet of Things (IoT) and connected devices are gaining traction worldwide, an interesting fact about wearables has surfaced. A recent survey found that two in five users of wearables feel naked when not using their devices. More interestingly one in five users even sleep with their wearable devices. TheseRead More
Solving global environmental problems, driving smarter transport and even making sport safer – just an average day for the IoT. The technology is also changing our everyday lives; you only need to look at the number of wearables and connected devices available at the moment. Our Connected Living 2025 reportRead More
Indian business conglomerate Tata Groups is planning to enter the consumer IoT space with products like wearables in mind. The group wants to develop smart watches for two very distinct categories – industrial and for Yoga enthusiasts. The industrial wearable or smart watches will be launched for Tata’s own employeesRead More