HMDs: How a technology tries to become a trend

November 7th, 2010  |  by  |  published in In the Media, Uncategorized

In the weekend edition of the German national daily “Die Welt” I report about the new wave of head-mounted displays (HMD), that refueled the old dreams of a third eye. The article is filled with recent examples as well as interviews with Professor Masahiko Tsukamoto, the Japanese pioneer of wearable computing who has not been […]

The iCar: How The Car Becomes Just Another App

November 1st, 2010  |  by  |  published in Mobility & Space, On the TechWatch, TechWatch Japan, Uncategorized

The iCar: How The Car Becomes Just Another App

With the launch of the first mass produced eCars the gadgetisation of automobiles shifts to another gear as Nissan demonstrated today. The TechWatcher wrote about this trend already in his column for the German edition of Technology Review (My iPhone, my iPad, my iCar). Now on Monday, Nissan finally introduced its interactive information and communication […]