Wearable technology an essential tool for todays athlete and all fitness freaks to improve performance.
How wearable technology will shape the future of sports
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- Running shoes? Check. Water bottle? Check. Energy bar? Check. Optical heart rate sensor, galvanic skin response monitor and 3-axis accelerometer? Check, check, check. For today's serious athlete, running newbie or weekend exercise warrior, wearable technology is no longer a high-tech novelty; it's an essential training tool.