Why Wearable Tech Needs To Focus On The Ear, Not The Wrist

Why Wearable Tech Needs To Focus On The Ear, Not The Wrist
technology

Are Google, Apple and others getting the wearable trend all wrong?

Lara Piras
  • 14 april 2014

“Hearables” are the the new wearables apparently.

According to wireless tech expert Nick Hunn, the tech industry needs to stop obsessing over the wrist and start focusing on the ear. Hunn is currently working on a thorough market forecast report on the wearable tech craze, analyzing its potential and where it’s headed. In his preview, which can be read in full here, he expects “hearables,” also known as smart earbuds, to be worth over $5 billion by 2018.

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