The September 2014 issue of the magazine “Enjeux Les Echos” provides a survey by Nathalie Silbert on smart objects “Chronic of a foreseen tidal wave”.
This article is illustrated by a charming comic strip by Aurel which is sure to put a smile on your face, and which ends with a very familiar product… (Article in French, translation below)
Do you realize?
All of those gadgets are now really part of our life
The smart watch!
It can do everything a telephone does
The smart bracelet
It can do everything the watch does, but it doesn’t tell the time
And you wear it on your ankle like an ankle monitor?
Here, for example
I’ll put them on while I’m looking at you
The smart t-shirt
It knows your physiological state and tells you how you are
Smart t-shirt: You are hot and dehydrated
The smart electronic cigarette
It keeps you informed on your consumption and your progress
I don’t suppose they’ve invented the smart tooth-brush?
Yes they have. Why?
Tell me this
Can I tell you about the… Smart weighing scales?
Very elegant, James Bond…
You’d almost think that the gadget does not make the gentleman
My smart pill box
Is telling me I’ve had my fill