While the ring-like Nod is still a little bit clunky and not something that you can wear discretely, it is also just the first version of the gesture control device. Given the current growth in the connected home industry, there is a seemingly endless number of potential applications for a gesture control device like the Nod.
Nod Labs has introduced one of the first wearable tech devices in the form of a ring. Unlike other wearables that connect to your smartphone, the Nod is built for gesture controls. The Nod is now available for pre-order at $149.
Touch and gesture controls have already made their way into some consumer electronics devices, but a universal piece of technology like the Nod is still very unique. For example, you can use a Wii remote to control a Wii or you can interact with an Xbox One with the Kinect. … (Read more)