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Market Trends: How Wearables Can Make the Leap to Intelligent and Personalized Life Coaching

Published: 11 October 2017

ID: G00342661

Analyst(s): Anthony Mullen , Meike Escherich


To succeed, wearables must deliver life coaching covering physical, social and mental aspects of wellness based on AI techniques. Technology product management leaders need to go further than collecting biometric data without wider context advice to differentiate their products.

Table Of Contents


Market Trend

  • Wearables Disappoint
  • Market Structure
    • Where We Are: Lack of Credibility and Quality
    • What We Need: Contextual, Persona-Related Recommendations
    • How to Get There: Smarter Adjudication Through Partnerships
  • Technology Trend

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