it would be cool if an advanced one could monitor the real important bodily functions like blood sugar, insulin levels, blood pressure, etc.
@pcharles: I guess there are products available in the market which have these features. I have already seen devices measuring the heartbeats and blood presure levels. Not sure of blood sugar and insulin levels though.
@Joe yes, I remember reading about Van Cleef & Arpels watches in that context. If you wear a watch today, they said, you do it for the look -- not to know the time. Their watches can easily set you back 5 figures.
I voted for "other." I don't really need anything wearable. I all ready carry a pursem and anything that fits in it is wearable, and the extra size of a very portable device is definitely a plus.
That said, what I'd love to have that I can put in my purse is a hand crank recharger. How many times do I forget to charge up my cell phone. It would be great to pull out the phone, pull out the charging box, hook them together and turn, turn, turn while waiting for the train.
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