There’s clearly a fashion play with Wearable Technology, as it consistently edges up in media focus. For the May reporting period, its TrendSignal of 64 is up another +12 points over the prior month — a steady climb of +36 points over the prior year.
Now, I’m still trying to understand the allure of walking around with Princess Leia earmuff-size headphones, let alone computer monitors strapped to your glasses. But despite my wearable tech aversion, this trend is going strong, thanks in large part to the momentum of Google Glass (+4 points to 83). Checkout the entire Mobile & Mobility Trends report here.