From Human to Cyborg

Key Terms

Wearable Device(a.k.a. Wearable)
Any sort of technology that the user wears that goes beyond the purpose of clothing.
Smartwatch
A wearable device that is worn on the wrist and usually takes the place of a wristwatch
Smart-eyewear/Smart-glasses
A wearable device worn like glasses that have some sort of screen that gives the user a heads-up-display
Healthwear
Wearable devices that monitor the wearer's bodily functions such as pulse or steps taken. They often provide feedback about the user's health
Standalone
A standalone wearable device can operate on its own. It does not require a phone, tablet, computer, or any other device to operate.