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High-Tech Tuesday Webinar: Wearables at the Peak of Inflated Expectations — Myths and Realities

Published: 18 March 2016

ID: G00301755

Analyst(s): Angela McIntyre, Michele Reitz


Wearables, as a subset of the Internet of Things, are often hyped as a potential "net new" opportunity for semiconductor revenue growth. We discuss the myths and the realities of the wearables market and how companies can move to the Plateau of Productivity on the Gartner Hype Cycle for the IoT.

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