When it comes to wearables, the question isn't "if" companies will introduce them to the workplace but "when." And some industries have already begun to explore the potential of the burgeoning new tech space.
A new study suggests that using a hands-free device such as Google Glass while driving is no safer than texting.
Beyond rendering some really great personal experience and action videos, this accomplishment can lead to a much needed means to examine, compare and analyze video data from nearly any camera source, including those in extreme environments.
CIOs can breathe a collective sigh of relief--for now--as signs point to Google Glass not being officially launched this year after all.
Everyone is abuzz about the latest wearable gadget being released--whether it's Google Glass, the Android Wear smartwatch, the latest Fitbit or the mythical iWatch. But some analysts are predicting a market collapse for wearables while others see unstoppable growth.
Wearable devices are all the rage today. They range from Bluetooth headsets and health and activity trackers to Google Glass that brings the digital age right before your eyes.
Read the latest mobile IT news for May 13, including the rumors abound about the Apple's iOS 8, BlackBerry's opening of BB 10 for MDM vendors, the (lack of) difference based on gender for CIOs, how mPOS is becoming a fixture and why $150 in materials adds up to $1,500 in Google Glass.
Steve Horng, an emergency physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, has been testing Google Glass in the emergency room. Google Glass enables ER doctors to see a patient's records and status without having to look up the information on a computer screen.
Employees bringing Google Glass into the enterprise could pose more security and privacy risks than employees with their smartphones and tablets, explained Sharon Anolik, president and founder of Privacy Panacea.
Two of the most hyped technologies in tech circles are cryptocurrency and wearables. However, recent studies show the average U.K. customer is not as excited about them, and in fact is worried about the security and privacy risks of these technologies.