Star Tribune: What would it take for you to buy a smartwatch? Local tech enthusiasts discussed that at a Mobile Twin Cities group gathering the evening before Apple’s big announcement. In a room with 20 tech savvy people, only a couple had purchased one of the existing smartwatches on the market. (Here’s a nice side-by-side […]Read More I’m quoted in this Star Tribune piece on the Apple Watch
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 […]Read More Smartwatches: Past, Present and Future – my presentation at Mobile Twin Cities
My latest piece is live at Glass Almanac. Key quote… We don’t know whose idea it was to wire Patterson up for this press event his agent, the Vikings, Google?, but Glass isn’t like a designer watch or gold chain bling you simply wear in front of the cameras for an hour to increase your […]Read More MN Vikings Wide Receiver wearing Google Glass for the training camp cameras
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 […]Read More Should you buy Google Glass today?
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 […]Read More SXSW 2014: Quit looking to others for the next big thing. Go make it yourself!
Wolfram Connected Devices Project.Read More Wolfram Connected Devices Project: curated list of Internet of Things