5 Cool Smart Rings Simplify Your Life


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Since launching its Apple Watch in 2015, Apple has created the most buzz in the wearable tech space, and started a “smart” trend in the fashion world. The hashtag #applewatch on the social media platform Instagram has around 647,000 posts, and #smartwatch has about 154,000 posts. The smartwatch is a watch that not only runs like a traditional one, but is also able to track activity levels, make and receive phone calls, send texts, post on social media or play game. Yes, it does sound like a smartphone, just in a mini size.

Smart jewelry is a popular trend the technology and fashion experts love to research and develop after the launching of Apple Watch. There has been notable impressive growth in the smart jewelry industry this year. From bangles to bracelets, there are lots of projects going on. Speaking at the D11 conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook said wearable technology is not limited to just the wrist. There’s a whole lot more. Now something even smaller than the smartwatch has invented. It’s the cool tiny controller: The Smart Ring.

One of the first smart ring was created by 16 Lab, a start up in Japan, in 2014. The smart ring has lots of features. Some can interface with many devices as a mouse, work as a remote control for VR headsets, serve as an electronic wallet, act like a digital key, and protect you with an alert. The company opened the potential market of smart rings. In 2016 alone, more than 10 new smart rings have been launched and it’s clear that more are on the way. There are five of o