and once we begin to embed swarms of
Android-tethered “smart dust” throughout the world,
we may lose count altogether...
Source: MIT Technology Review, smart dust mage: UCLA
“By equipping the clothing and bodies of users with a mesh of multiple
sensors - known as “smart dust” - that report to an Android-powered phone,
researchers are pioneering an open-source route to realizing the dream of
always-on medical monitoring”.