Category Archives: wearables

Preparing Users for a Future of Wearables (Part 2)

Posted by Nicholas Bowman |01 Sep 15 |

In part 1 of this 2-part series, Associate Professor Nick Bowman explored the social implications of wearable technologies such as Google Glass. Now, in part 2, Bowman shares results of a study conducted by his communication technology team at West Virginia University’s Interaction Lab.

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Preparing Users for a Future of Wearables (Part 2)

Posted by Nicholas Bowman |01 Sep 15 |

In part 1 of this 2-part series, Associate Professor Nick Bowman explored the social implications of wearable technologies such as Google Glass. Now, in part 2, Bowman shares results of a study conducted by his communication technology team at West Virginia University’s Interaction Lab.

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Google Glass and Augmented Sociality: Preparing Users for a Future of Wearables

Posted by Nicholas Bowman |25 Aug 15 |

Wearable technologies — such as Google Glass — present not only a direct user experience challenge, but also a social experience challenge. How are individuals wearing these new technologies perceived? How do they perceive themselves? In part 1 of this 2—part series, Associate Professor Nick Bowman explores social implications of wearable technology, and in part 2, shares results of a study conducted by his communication technology team.

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