Love the finance folks but they too can say some really stupid things 29 of them – Business Insider

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“We’re cautiously optimistic.”

Richard Platt‘s insight:

Love the finance folks but they too can say some really stupid things.  A LOL moment for those who listen to finance without challenging them on what they say

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The real-life X-ray specs that let nurses see THROUGH a person’s skin to … – Daily Mail

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The real-life X-ray specs that let nurses see THROUGH a person’s skin to …

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): Superman / woman comes to your hospital soon

See on www.dailymail.co.uk

Nissan 3E to Provide Google Glass-like Experience for Drivers – The News Wheel

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Nissan 3E to Provide Google Glass-like Experience for Drivers
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The “Nissan 3E is a glasses-type wearable device currently under development.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): A little more info on the Nissan version of Google Glass’s HUD for drivers, love the video, check it out

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Transparent HeadsUP! display puts smartphone apps in your face – Gizmag

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Transparent HeadsUP! display puts smartphone apps in your face
Gizmag
Smartphone heads-up display systems that project navigation and other information onto car windshields are seen as a way to reduce driver distraction.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables):   Heads Up Display apps for your car on your Smartphone, awesome.  This example really shows that your high tech smartphone can do so much more with the right app and spiffy use of the technology already built into it.

See on www.gizmag.com

Redpine Signals Introduces Industry’s First Low-Power Dual-Band Wearable Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) Tag

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Redpine’s WiSeMote WM4-50 Wearable RTLS Tag offers real-time locationing in 2.4 and 5 GHz bands using both Wi-Fi and Bluetooth low energy protocols.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): Another Low Power dual band Wi-Fi and Bluetooth tag for real time locating, excellent uses for this from retail to industrial, and we can even see a consumer based use for this too.

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A Startup Envisions a Low-Power, Long-Range Internet of Things | MIT Technology Review

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A startup called Iotera wants to let you track your pets, your kids, or your belongings without relying on commercial wireless networks.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables):   We like Low Power solutions, but is this the only solution?  We see the need for open source in this area, more solutions will be necessary, what do you think?

See on www.technologyreview.com

Do Smart Devices Need Regulation? FTC Examines Internet Of Things

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At an FTC forum, companies tout the convenience and efficiency of smart devices in the home while privacy and security experts warn of dangers.

Richard Platt‘s insight:

(from the Curator of IoT & Wearables): More discussion and debate on the issue of security and privacy issues and the current investigation by the FTC to potentially regulate this,  Bottom line: make sure that your IoT/Wearable design has completely addressed the potential security and privacy issues before going to market

See on www.forbes.com