2020 Forecast: Smartphones Out, Smart Wearables In | WYPR

2020 Forecast: Smartphones Out, Smart Wearables In

Jan 14, 2020

Amy Webb (standing, upper L) shows host Sheilah Kast how to use extended reality glasses in the On the Record studio.
Credit Jamyla Krempel

How did the events of 2019--political, financial or technological -- affect how we conduct our daily lives? What will 2020 and the dawn of a new decade bring? We ask Amy Webb, who founded the Future Today Institute. Each year she compiles an inventory of events, mergers, policy decisions and other developments that affect business and technology. This year, she claims, is the beginning of the end … of the smartphone. Plus, we’ll take a look at that future … through extended-reality eyeglasses! To sign up for The Future Today Institute newsletter, visit this link.