By Laura Fagan.
Wearable technology is no longer just a thing of the future. Some 50 million wearable units are expected to be sold this year alone, according to IHS. That number is projected to balloon to 180 million by 2018. In addition, the wearable market is already growing at a rate five-times faster than the smartphone revolution.
Not only are wearables something that businesses of today can’t ignore, this new frontier is creating huge opportunity when it comes to their better connecting to customers, partners, and employees. Companies who embrace this next wave of mobile can differentiate themselves and gain a huge competitive advantage.