Smartphones are not evolving at the dramatic rate that they did back when they first appeared, but innovations keep pressing on. An article published at Fortune takes a look at how phone innovations are or will make a splash in other places. For instance, technology used in phones will gradually find its way into “smart jewelry” that has a microphone and can accept commands. Voice recognition to perform simple tasks and answer basic questions is becoming prevalent in many devices. Something to watch out for long-term however are foldable devices: If your phone can someday fold and unfold like a napkin, then is there any need for tablets anymore?
You can view the original article here: http://fortune.com/2016/03/22/next-big-innovation-smartphones/