Biography for Caroline Wall
Caroline Wall is an associate editor of the Enterprise IT group. She writes weekly for FierceMobileIT. Before joining the Enterprise IT group, Caroline worked as an intern with the Government group at FierceMarkets. Caroline is a proud North Carolina native with a soft spot for chocolate labs and 30 Rock. She works from the Washington, DC office and can be reached by email or twitter.
Articles by Caroline Wall
Security and privacy have been major topics of discussion in the world of wearables--think Google Glass--and the Apple Watch isn't immune to these concerns.
This week has seen a few indications that the Apple Watch might just find a home in enterprises.
The Apple Watch is due to release on April 24, and the enterprise will soon be getting some attention by the makers of this wearable.
Excited to use an Apple Watch in the workplace? It could cost you and your employer dearly, if the data on your watch isn't secured.
Video collaboration company Vidyo is partnering with smartglasses maker Vuzix to bring wearables-based videoconferencing and "see-what-I-see" technology to enterprises.
Warehouse employees may suffer fewer back injuries on the job with the help of a new wearable device from New York City-based tech startup Kinetic.
Just when you thought the smartglass competition couldn't get more interesting, Sony now allows for pre-orders of its SmartEyeglass Developer Edition wearable. The wearable has a number of enterprise use cases, including on the factory floor, in the field fighting fires, and in the hospital monitoring vital signs.
When it comes to wearables, Google Glass has garnered the most media coverage and also the most ridicule.
It's very early in the market for smartwatches, and most of the focus has been on applications people would want for personal use. However, if smartwatches have any chance at utility in the enterprise, they'll need good battery life.
Researchers in Korea are working on a way to solve the battery life problem in the wearables market.