Smartwatches: Past, Present and Future – my presentation at Mobile Twin Cities

On the eve of Apple’s iPhone 6 and POTENTIAL smartwatch introduction, I was invited to share a presentation and lead a discussion about smartwatches with the intelligentsia of Mobile Twin Cities. As a passionate fan of smartwatch technology, quantified self and consumer adoption habits, this was a fun area to research and resulted in a […]

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Should you buy Google Glass today?

My colleague Brandon Sullivan, fellow GlassAlmanac.com blogger Josh Braaten and I had the opportunity to share our thoughts about Google Glass with our local NBC affiliate earlier today. Today is special because Google opened the Explorer program to any U.S. consumer interested in purchasing Glass and helping pioneer the field of smart lens technology. That […]

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SXSW 2014: Quit looking to others for the next big thing. Go make it yourself!

This was my eighth year attending South by Southwest Interactive (SXSW) in Austin, TX, and the expectations were high. The key theme I took away from SXSW 2013 was “Exponential Thinking, Exponential Opportunities,” and capitalizing on that thinking and opportunity, the main theme I took from SXSW this year was “Quit looking to others for […]

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