By Mike Edelhart, 10 oktober 2014. Given the frenzy of interest following the announcement of the Apple Watch, you might think wearables will be the next really important shift in technology. Not so. Wearables will have their moment in the sun, but they’re simply a transition technology. Technology will move from existing outside our bodies to residing inside us. That’s the next big frontier.
Here are nine signs that implantable tech is here now, growing rapidly, and that it will be part of your life (and your body) in the near future.
1. Implantable smartphones
2. Healing chips
3. Cyber pills that talk to your doctor
4. Bill Gates’ implantable birth control
5. Smart tattoos
6. Brain-computer interface
7. Meltable bio-batteries
8. Smart dust
9. The verified self