The problem with wearables is that usually people stop wearing them. According to one recent report, one-third of users of activity-tracking wearables, like the Fitbit and the Jawbone, toss their devices aside after just six months.
To overcome this, a small cadre of companies has been furiously working to develop smaller, sleeker, more discreet devices that monitor health and wellness—in the form of temporary tattoos, band-aids, and ingestible pills.
*Telefonica has a “connected car division”? Who knew? But AT&T is the biggest investor in Uber.
*If you’ve ever seen phone companies “slam” and sabotage each other, you can guess how nasty this smart traffic-snarl is likely to get, pretty soon.
*Also, with both Seattle and Seoul guarding…
Only 54% of Americans blame humans for global warming. In other news, 46% of Americans have heads stuck in the sand.