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WEARABLE COMPUTING
Prepared for: E-business Term Paper
Date: 21/01/2014

TABLE OF CONTENTS   Page
INTRODUCTION           3
1. WHAT IS WEARABLE COMPUTING?           4
2. CONCEPT OF WEARABLE COMPUTING           4
2.1. INTRODUCTION OF WEARABLE COMPUTING           4
2.2. SOCIAL IMPACT OF WEARBLE COMPUTING             6
2.3 ADVANTAGES OVER TRADTIONAL/REGULAR COMPUTING           7
3. CONTEXT OF WEARABLE COMPUTING                 8        
3.1 PRESENT AND FUTURE APPLICATIONS OF WEARABLE COMPUTING       8
3.2 DISTIGUISHING FEATURES OF WEARABLE COMPUTING         10
4. TECHNOLOGIES                       12
4.1 SMART WATCHES                       12
4.2 GOOGLE TECHNOLOGIES         15
4.3 COMPUTER CLOTHING         17
4.4 SMART RINGS         18
4.5 FITNESS TRACKERS         19
5. CONCLUSION         21
6. REFERENCES         22

INTRODUCTION

The earliest known tool for use in computation was the abacus, and it was said to have been invented in Babylon circa 2400 BC. Its original style of usage was by lines drawn in sand with pebbles. Abaci, of a more modern design, are still used as calculation tools today. This was the first known computer and most advanced system of calculation known to date - preceding Greek methods by 2,000 years [1].
Information Technology has evolved rapidly over the years. Moore’s Law [2] states that computer capacity tends to double every 18-24 months, leading to an increase in computing power of brief periods of time.
This paper examines one particular direction in recent technology developments, namely mobile computing, and more specifically called wearable computers.

1. WHAT IS WEARABLE COMPUTING?
Wearable computers, also known as body-borne computers or wearables are miniature electronic devices that are worn by the bearer under, with or on top of...

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