Jan 14 2015

The StateTech Index

Gartner’s 2015 predictions center around mobile technologies taking hold for communications and content consumption. Now smart contact lenses and smart jewelry are in development.

2016: 40 percent of smartphones will feature biometric sensors

2017: 30 percent of smart wearables will be completely unobtrusive to the eye

2018: More than half of users will go to a tablet or smartphone first for online activities

2020: Three-fourths of smartphone buyers will pay less than $100 for a device