While most decent people spent the last few days playing with their new or travelling to, UK, to reject short-sighted ‘austerity’ politics, a patent for an Apple ring was published – so what is this iThing, and how might we use it? Tells us the ring incorporates “touch-sensitive surfaces, gesture sensors, and/or voice-input recognition, a camera, microphone and more.” The patent goes on to explain the ring is for those who need a, “more discreet, safer, more efficient, or more ergonomic way to interact with touch pads or touch screens.” The description also notes wireless power recharging and biometric sensors could comprise part of the device. I like to think of the ring as being part iPhone, part Magic Mouse and part iWatch.
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“One ring to rule them all, One ring to find them, One ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.” The Fellowship of the Ring embarks upon an epic quest to return the ring to Mount Doom so that it can be destroyed. One Ring to bring them all and in the Darkness bind them the one ring can sense the others and can control them. There were nine for mortal men, three for the elves and seven for the dwarf lords. Buy products related to one ring to rule them all products and see what customers say about one ring to rule them all products on Amazon.com FREE DELIVERY possible.
So, this is useful, how? I’ve taken a moment to imagine some potential usage scenarios for such a device. I must stress that the fact an Apple patent exists doesn’t mean the product will ever appear, though I’d argue speculation about this particular idea is relevant to wider discussion as to the potential future evolution of connected devices.
[ Related: ] Apple Pay A ring equipped with biometric sensors and voice recognition could relatively easily incorporate Apple Pay support. D-link 604 manual. I’m sure some people would quite like to pay for things just by pointing their finger. I can imagine some finger signals would be especially popular when paying unexpected parking fines. Digital Touch Digital Touch lets you send sketches, taps or your heartbeat from your Apple Watch to another person.
It is easy to imagine being able to share similar forms of intimate contact using the purported Apple ring. Some may even use them as everlastingly connected wedding rings. Contacts and contracts Biometric identity and authorization mean your ring could become a tool with which to sign contracts by tapping, share contacts in the same way – or use the device to open your front door, or switch on your car. [ ] Notifications You can’t expect too much from such a small slice of display space. Notifications would be simple – directional arrows to get to where you’re going, weather temperature, the name of an incoming caller, appointment or VIP message alerts.