With fitness trackers like the Nike Fuel band and the Jawbone Up becoming commonplace, and smart watches just hitting the market, wearable gadgets are definitely hot products. But watches and bracelets are so 2013 you say? Well check out Ring, a new gesture control, text transmission, payment tool and home appliance control device that fits right around your finger.
Developed by Logbar Inc. out of San Carlos, CA Ring is half high end fashion, half bleeding edge consumer electronic. While boasting compatibility with iphone, ipad, ipod, Android and Windows is impressive, the real surprise is what its capable of. Ring aims to be an extension of your lifestyle by providing gesture control solutions to almost everything. The tech is impressive allowing you to text by writing into thin air and gesture at your home appliances to active and control them. If it works, the feeling will be close to magic.
Ring has already exceeded its goal of $250,000 dollars two times over so it appears like this product is definitely hitting the market this coming summer. Its ambitions are high but so is its style. Check it out here.