• Michelle Marchante

Moving from the touch screen to touching your arm…literally.

Updated: Jun 22, 2018

What you are about to read is the first Opinion piece I wrote for FIU Student Media's The Beacon. Check it out and let me know in the comments below if this is something you would use 😉

Michelle Marchante / Contributing Writer

Everywhere you look on campus, people are looking down at their phone’s screen. Who would’ve thought that a small portable device would become so important to us? Well, the days of carrying a cell phone may possibly become nonexistent in the near future. Why would I say that, you ask?

The cellphone may be close to becoming obsolete, with a new technological invention, the Cicret bracelet, courtesy of Cicret, a french startup company.

Cicret plans to revolutionize the world with their bracelet that transforms your arm into a smartphone, with all the capabilities of one. Cicret’s bracelet idea is simple. You snap on the bracelet  and with a shake of your wrist, bam, a holographic image of a touch screen appears on your arm.

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