Wearable Technology

What impact could wearable technology have on the healthcare industry, fashion, and even sport? Wearable technology could revolutionize Big Data.

Park and Jayaraman, of the University of Missouri, state that 90% of all the data in the world has been generated over the last two years in their article 'The wearables revolution and Big Data: the textile lineage'. With the rapid proliferation of smart mobile devices, and the subsequent increase in data that is being gathered, the challenge is: how do we harness it? 

Read key research on wearable technology below to find out more.