Issue No. 04 - October-December (2017 vol. 16)
Oliver Amft , FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg
Kristof Van Laerhoven , University of Siegen
With wearable computing research recently passing the 20-year mark, this survey looks back at how the field developed and explores where it’s headed. According to the authors, wearable computing is entering its most exciting phase yet, as it transitions from demonstrations to the creation of sustained markets and industries, which in turn should drive future research and innovation.
Wearable computers, Biomedical monitoring, Smart phones, Business, Consumer electronics, Monitoring, Internet of Things, Embedded systems
O. Amft and K. Van Laerhoven, "What Will We Wear After Smartphones?," in IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 80-85, 2017.