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#DigitalHealth #Wearables / #WearableTech & #IoT Boom Impacts Global Supply Chain HT @iotguide htt…

#DigitalHealth #Wearables / #WearableTech & #IoT Boom Impacts Global Supply Chain HT @iotguide htt…

Entrepreneurial designers are creating new ideas for wearable and connected devices daily. Consumers are racing to support their Kickstarter campaigns. Unfortunately, many brilliant ideas are killed when it comes time to move from prototype to full-scale manufacturing. There's no question that these markets holds great promise. For example, ABI Research predicted that 455 million wearable devices will be sold by 2019, generating $46.5 billion of revenue worldwide. Healthcare devices will account for the largest chunk of the pie, with 121 million smart watches accounting for $21 billion in sales, the research firm said. "The barriers to entry are low in the wearables market, because the parts exist," Robert Thompson, director of consumer business development for microcontrollers at Freescale Semiconductor, told us. But many great ideas founder as part procurement starts. At...

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