Given the frenzy of interest following the announcement of the Apple Watch, you might think wearables will be the next really important shift in tech. Not so. Wearables will have their moment in the sun, but they’re simply a transition technology. Technology will move from existing outside our bodies to residing inside us. That’s the next big frontier.
Here are nine signs that implantable tech is here now, growing rapidly, and that it will be part of your life (and your body) in the near future.
(About the author: Mike Edelhart is the lead partner for the Social Starts investment fund and CEO of the Pivot Conference. Mike was Executive Editor of PC Magazine and Editor of PC Week. Social Starts has no investments in any of the companies mentioned in this article.)