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Apple’s (and mine) Big Warning to the Wearables Market: Ignore M7 Motion Co-Processor At Your Peril!




As someone that has looked at a lot of startups in and around wearable computing and activity tracking, I spent last week trying to digest what Apple’s new M7 co-processor means to both the hardware and software companies that I’ve been spending my time with, and those that I now should be spending more time […]




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Data Science, Wearable Computing and the Battle for the Throne as World’s Top Sports Brand




In the past 5 years, we’ve seen unprecedented innovation in data sciences. Previously limited to the largest of large companies processing massive quantities of data with internally purpose-built engines, today’s sophisticated data collection and analysis is democratized through open source data stacks that continue to drive the costs of insights and predictive modeling down. When […]




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The W/Me Wristband Gains Momentum on Kickstarter




  A daily search of Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Circle Up always reveals interesting new ways to quantify the data we are now able to capture with wearable computing. Today we find a wristband that looks a lot like the Nike Fuelband, with a medical grade sensor that tracks activity in your autonomous nervous system (ANS) […]




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