Slide 9: Where are we now?
I’ve told you a little about what’s already happening. But already your smartphone is:
- Your tour guide
- Your travel magazine
- Your augmented reality machine, finding you information about the local area
- Your translator
- Your currency converter
- Your device to find, choose and reserve a hotel
- There’s even a personal security app, Buddy Guard. The premium version of this will send in a rescue team if you need to be rescued. That’s the whole thing — Men In Black stuff: helicopters and security guards. All at the touch of a button.
Read the full article at ComputerWorld.com.