Dick Tracy - Technology Trendsetter; Will Voice become the Next Big Thing in User Interfaces?
Dick Tracy, the police detective comic strip hero that debuted in 1931, began wearing his 2-Way Wrist Radio in 1946.
Today, as the universe of personal mobile devices expands, applications are being developed for Google Glasses and rumors are increasing that Apple and Samsung will introduce Smart Wrist Watches soon.
Adding to the intrigue is the potential for Apple’s Siri and Google Now to become a significant means by which we interact with applications. An interesting article on this topic is "Siri, Google Now, and the End of Apps" MIT Technology Review (February 9, 2013)