Shine, by Misfit Wearables, is a wearable device that is used to track a wide range of activity. It is roughly the size of 2 or 3 stacked quarters, and uses a proprietary technique of data transfer that doesn’t require cables, charging stations, WiFi, or Bluetooth. The device displays via a series of lighted dots to indicate the completion level.
Interaction Design inspiration on a wearable: WK4 A device that allows users to track and record their seizures. This is a storyboard that displays the key frames of the device and how it is used. It gives the viewer information on the types of interactions including gestures, as well as information on the responses and feedback.
Hip Connect puts patients in touch with their artificial joint like never before. The wearable device fits comfortably on the leg and utilizes a series of sensors to detect motion and force. This data is transferred wirelessly to an easy-to-use app on the user’s smartphone which alerts them if they are putting their joint at risk through physical activity.