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February 25 2015
by Todd Hixon

Wearable Devices: Selfies For Health Nuts?

[This post first appeared at blogs.forbes.com/toddhixon on March 18, 2014 There’s big excitement about wearable, digital self-measurement devices, gathered under the rubric: “Quantified Self.” Estimated revenues from these devices were $290 million last year, forecast to double in 2014 (1). Pundits are gearing up: the New York Times published a special report last week (2) […]

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January 29 2015
by Todd Hixon

CES: Looking Back 25 Years

[This post first appeared at blogs.forbes.com/toddhixon on January 17, 2014.] While many felt that the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) lacked anything revolutionary, the change over 25 years is remarkable. Computer vendors and consumer electronics vendors once had separate shows. Today the shows are combined, consumer companies dominate, and most computer vendors are gone (or, in […]

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November 5 2014
by Todd Hixon

Real Age Comes Of Age

[This post first appeared at blogs.forbes.com/toddhixon on November 3, 2014.] I’m struck by the number of references to links between behavior and life span that I encounter every week. Recent examples: •  “Drinking a can of soda every day takes two years off your life.” [That made me reach for a bottle of water.] •  […]

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