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Read this one. Wonder how long before there’s a (very slight) surcharge to exchange data with a non-Apple device for which Apple sells an equivalent…
I know, I know: only the tech elite will be wearing these. But electronic memes evolve rapidly, and within a decade they will be included in boxes of cereal, more or less. And it is indeed not only a tracking device in real time, but it has a history of where you’ve been, how you’ve felt, what you bought, and so on….
George Orwell could not have dreamed of this. Philip K. Dick? Yeah, sure. But not Orwell.
Or come to think of it, not Cervantes. . . Wait. Let me think about that.
I do realize that it is a business tracking you, not the government. But does it make much difference nowadays? And there’s NSA, slurping up everything to build a mountain of data in Utah.
It actually sounds feasible to me. A step up from a car GPS navigation system, but not a BIG step up.
Sounds pretty cool—and a great advance as an interface for the disabled, I would think.
I really like this idea—and I especially like how it will help those whose jobs require them to be on their feet all day long.