Android Wear is about to make things creepier [CARTOON]

Google wants to put Android-powered devices all over your body. What could go wrong?


Cartoon showing a man at a bar approaching two women. He says Something on my body is being powered by Android. Care to guess what, ladies?

The worst pick-up line ever?

Image credit: ITworld/Phil Johnson

This week Google announced the release of Android Wear, which is extending the Android operating system to wearable devices. Android-powered smart watches are the first thing they have in mind, but after that, who knows? The sky - or the imaginations of device makers and Android Wear developers - will be the limit.

I'm not sure what to think about it. On the hand, it sounds kind of exciting. On the other hand, well, things could get weird. We'll see...

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