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Corliss Tech Review Group: 2014 Tech Gadget Predictions

As compare to last year, 2014 is more promising to become a better year for tech gadgets. There are many exciting gadgets planned to be released this year including the Apple iWatch, wearable television (TV), drones and 3D printers.

Smart watches are very in at the moment and all the other wearable tech gadgets while many companies are competing to each other to outdo their gadgets like Apple, Google, Samsung, Adidas and Nike. They used the competition to innovate new features to add to the already impressive smart watch. New features to add to the already impressive smart watch.

“Smart watches, which connect to your smartphone, are going to create an entirely new category of computing in the coming year,” said former Forrester analyst Sarah Rotman Epps, who specializes in wearable computing, in a report by Brisbane Times.

Epps also mentioned that the much anticipated Apple smart watch, which is predicted to be named iWatch, will be a game-changer in the smart watch industry because Apple is known for its amazing technological innovations which have revolutionized the tech industry, including the cellphone and computer industries.

Smartwatches are very trendy, stylish and most of all convenient, it is an additional accessories to mobile phone. Aside from a traditional watch who tell time, it also syncs to one’s smartphone to provide users with important data without having to whip out their phones all the time. Nowadays everyone is busy and always on-the-go, smart watches will be safer because it lessens the need to show off your smartphone in a crowded place, which can be snatched or misplaced. It alerts users about incoming calls and important text messages, appointments and even monitors one’s health by recording heartbeat, blood pressure and the number of miles walked in a day and it is also designed with improved location sensors that will alert you whether a friend, colleague, acquaintance or loved one is nearby or has been to the place you just passed.

Moreover, wearable TV is also flaunting to be the next big thing in the tech industry. The coming on of flexible screens from Samsung and Corning Glass Technologies has signaled the beginning of TVs that can be worn on the wrist or on clothes.

In addition, the out of control use of commercial drones is anticipated to happen in 2014. The use of these drones is to inspect rooftops and other areas that aren’t easily accessible to humans.

In the previous year, 3D printer that can create physical objects was launched and it is predicted that in 2014. These printers will substitute to the old-fashioned inkjet printers in people’s homes.