A new interface technology moves the smartwatch screen to your skin

Wearables have some things to figure out before they can reach mainstream adoption. From making the most of minimal screen estate, to distinguishing themselves from our phones in terms of what they bring to the table, many people simply aren’t sold on the idea that they need yet another display before their eyes or on their wrist. Perhaps in adding a new screen to the tally, we won’t just need to reinvent the apps that power the device, but reimagine how we interact with the device in the first place.

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