joe park

74 Flips | 5 Magazines | 43 Likes | 4 Following | 5 Followers | @yjpark09 | Keep up with joe park on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “joe park”

Apple patent reveals possible future mouse with built-in sensors and vibration

An Apple patent which was revealed today details a hypothetical mouse which vibrates and has sensors built in. Though it was just discovered, the …

The 10 most likely sensors in a 10-sensor Apple smartwatch

Ten sensors sure sounds like a lot of hardware to stuff into a smartwatch. Yet this is just the baseline sensor count that’s purported for Apple’s yet-to-be-announced iWatch. The Wall Street Journal says Apple’s mythical smartwatch will actually have <i>more</i> than 10 sensors, leading me and other tech …

Wearable Tech

The Complete Guide To Smart Jewelry

“Wearable jewelry” today includes a range of devices from those that alert you to important calls and texts to those that are meant to serve as protection for women in peril.<p>Which of these jewelry-like gadgets will flop? Which will even make it to market? Only time, and Kickstarter fundings, will …

5 Tips to Design Better Wearable Technologies

Many say that wearable technologies are the future, but if you take a look around you’ll discover that these technologies are actually the present. …

Wearable Tech

Wearable Tech Meets High Fashion: 3-D Printed High Heels

What are 3-D Printed High Heels?<p>Google Glass and LED clothing are just a few of the many cutting edge products that have become a part of the …

Taiwan's tech industry tests the waters in wearables, Internet of Things

The future of wearables is still anyone’s guess. But at this year’s Computex show, more Taiwanese vendors are embracing the gadgets, and hoping to bring some clarity to a market that could lift the local tech industry.<p>On display at the annual trade show are exercise shirts that can track a user’s …

Internet of Things

Apple met with FDA to feel out agency's position on regulating health apps, sensors, and devices

In the wake of an announcement on Apple’s HealthKit health data platform and news of a sensor-laden Apple health wearable coming this fall, many have wondered how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will regulate the growing ecosystem of health-related apps and devices.<p>Apple has apparently …

ARM developing processors to make wearables 'invisible'

In the gold rush for wearables, the key to success is invisibility and long battery life. ARM is pursuing the development of tiny processors that fit the profile.<p>The new CPUs and microcontrollers are being developed for the whole range from tiny data-collecting wearables to sophisticated wearables …

Wearable Tech

There's plenty of wearable competition at Computex, but not much innovation

Wearables on a tear<p>Visitors don’t have to walk far to find wearables at Computex, the big IT trade show taking place in Taipei this week. Dozens of companies from Taiwan and China are showcasing first-generation products—a big change from last year when they got almost no attention.<p>The reason for …

Wearable Tech

Information security is even more vital for the internet of things era

When the internet controls the unlocking of our car or home, the consequences of lax security become much scarier<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) is the term in vogue for the technology sector, referring to internet-connected devices from fitness wristbands to connected cars. But once we're fully …

Spansion goes battery-less with tiny 'Internet of things' chips

Spansion says it can eliminate the need to put a battery in the tiny sensors that will deliver the measurements from the Internet of things.” That should make it much more affordable to deploy billions of such sensors.<p>The new solution uses chips that can harvest their own energy from the sun, …

Taking the Bidet to a new level! Now U cn shower doing your thing...really just funny wht reflections do #Photography http://t.co/bs7nmx9XMs

Toilet Seat Lifter

Mobile Is Eating Global Attention: 10 Graphs on the State of the Internet

Online photo sharing has sextupled in two years. Nigerians are on their phones 30 percent more than Americans. We now spend more time on mobile than on print and radio combined.<p>Mary Meeker's State of the Internet presentation is a primordial soup for fledgling think pieces about the Future of …

Intel introduces Quark, a tiny chip for the internet of things and wearable computing

Intel just announced its smallest silicon yet. It's called Quark, and it's one-fifth the size of the company's existing Atom cores, and uses one-tenth the power. Intel CEO Bryan Krzanich just pulled out the tiny Quark X1000 chip at the 2013 Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco, and …

Ineda Systems gets $17M for a new chip design aimed at wearables and data centers

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / hoperan<p>Ineda Systems, a company building out a new type of semiconductor for the internet of things, …

Fashionable Smart Watch Debuts at Mobile World Congress

Last year at Mobile World Congress 2013, we saw the first dual-sided smart phone with YotaPhone by the Russian user experience company, Yota Devices. This year, it’s a smart watch by the Finnish company, Creoir.<p>The Ibis Smart Watch is what the industry is now calling, smart wearable jewellery. The …

This Slick iBeacon Device Helps Retailers Push Deals to In-Store Shoppers

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Rudd Davis is a good son. To help his aging parents financially prepare for retirement, the former <i>USA Today</i> digital marketing executive bought them the Underhill Country Store, the one and only shop in his rural Vermont hometown.<p>He wanted …

Designing for Wearable Technology

An intersection of UX Design, Industrial Design, and Product Design<p>Wearable technology is more than just crap on your wrist, and more than the …

How Wearable Technology Will Impact Web Design

Remember how wearing a calculator watch back in the day made you feel like George Jetson or his boy Elroy? Technology has come a long way from …

Web Design

Motorola wants to make beautiful wearable devices, has opening for Senior Director of Industrial Design

A recent Motorola job posting hints that the company may be interested in creating a variety of wearable devices in the near future.<p>The company is looking for a Senior Director of Industrial Design for “wearables” with the experience, knowledge and “courage” needed to develop interesting new …

Wearable Tech

News And Tips | Loverly | The Ultimate Wedding Planning Checklist

Weddings

Wearable design, Misfit and the age of the glanceable UI

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>The designers at startup Misfit Wearables had a goal to make their wearable health gadget so beautiful that customers might …

Motorola building a 'world-class wearables design group,' according to job posting

We knew Motorola was interested in crazy wearable technology — like vitamin authentication and electronic tattoos — but now it appears the Google-owned company is preparing to actually design and build computers you can attach to yourself. In a job posting for a "Senior Director of Industrial …

The design challenge of wearables

The next disruptive user interface for designers will be wearable technology, so how can they think outside of the screen box?<p>Wearable technology has rapidly evolved in the past couple of years, but 2014 has generated more interest than ever before. The International Consumer Electronics Show …

Top 10 tech trends for 2014: Wearables, 3D printers, mobile money, and more

Juniper released its top 10 tech trends for 2014 today. And if the research firm is right, our cities are going to get smarter, our money is going digital, and we’ll be printing a lot more products at home.<p>Here’s a quick overview:<p><b>1) Cities will get smarter</b><p>Cities will get increasingly smart as …

Interesting Made-in-China Wearables

China manufacturers have been quick to jump on to the smart watch bandwagon and now produce a range of Android-based intelligent watches, many of …