Thursday, August 25, 2016

FASHION TECH NEWS

Smart Fabrics

Smart Fabrics Technology, Don’t Believe The Hype (Just Yet)

Earlier this year, at the Wearable Technology Show in London, I met Jan Zimmermann, head of textile innovation with Swiss textile company Forster Rohner. Part...

Nimb, A Wearable Determined To Make The World Safer

The idea of adorning a fashionable wearable that is a trusted companion with the ability to look after your personal safety sounds grand. So when...

THE O, A Charming Proactive Wearable Tech Accessory

I am one of those people who is constantly leaving my things behind, so when I was approached by a New York startup, 'THE...

LIFESTYLE TECH NEWS

Innovative Scandinavian Airlines To Make An Impact in Wearables

Could SAS be the world’s most innovative airline? Well, the Scandinavian Airlines have never been shy about being at the forefront of new technologies, trends...

Elmo Goes Tech as the Friendliest Smart Thermometer

Who doesn't like Elmo? He is pretty much every child's favourite Seasame Street character. So it was quite clever of Kinsa to come up with an...

Digital Natives in Smart Cities: Conquering the Future Now

Stepping from your driverless car (which hummed off to find a parking spot), you glance at your wrist and notice that your virtual assistant...

#DINKYNERDS

Google Summer Squad, A Celebration of Creativity and Technology

Launched in July 2016 and running until the end of August 2016, the Google Summer Squad is a program that caters to the curiosity...

Elmo Goes Tech as the Friendliest Smart Thermometer

Who doesn't like Elmo? He is pretty much every child's favourite Seasame Street character. So it was quite clever of Kinsa to come up with an...

Google Nest Looking To Pimp Up Your Baby’s Crib

Inventor and director of product management and hardware for Nest Maxime Vernon could be bringing the company back into the circle of innovation again....

TECH REVIEW

Glow – A Watch Face by Stephanie Carls

We have partnered up with Stephanie Carls again to introduce to you the Android Wear Watch Face "Glow". Stephanie, an Android Wear enthusiast well known...

Huawei’s Jewel, A Beautiful Smartwatch For Stylish Women

We put pen to paper and the Lifestyle Tech YouTuber provided us with the accompanying video review.  In the tech video review, Stephanie gives viewers a...
Huawei GoogleNexus 6P

Exquisite Google Nexus 6P Unleashes the Geek Within

When I was asked to review the Google Nexus 6P, I was hesitant because we rarely review mobile phones. Although not a wearable tech device,...

Stacked Up Features w/ Backbeat Sense Headphones

Adding the word smart to a wireless headphones product should be something you'd consider very carefully. In the case of the Plantronics Backbeat Sense Smart...

FUND A START-UP

Nimb, A Wearable Determined To Make The World Safer

The idea of adorning a fashionable wearable that is a trusted companion with the ability to look after your personal safety sounds grand. So when...

‘Audio Shades’ Make You Wear Your Beats And Stay Connected

Imagine yourself looking cool, bopping your head to music and still be able to communicate with others. Although this has been possible for some time, every now...

StartUp 101: Ideas Are Cheap If They Cannot be Executed

"Fashion has to do with ideas, the way we live, what is happening." –Coco Chanel In the last couple of years there has been a growing...

ZENTA Wearable Bracelet, Inspired by Humans, Perfected by Science

They teased us with their secret whispers. They told us it was coming and today, on the 1st of June 2016, it has arrived,...

TECH VIDEO

Anouk Wipprecht x Somfy Curational Project, 2016 ‘The Art of Motion’

Dutch-born designer Anouk Wipprecht who is famous for her Spider Dress and Smoke Dress is collaborating with Somfy on something a little bit different. Past...

The Future of Smart Clothing According to Datacube

With so much going on in the world of smart wearables and e-textiles the idea of creating smart clothing is no longer science fiction....
The 3D-printed hair produced by MIT researchers

Design Innovation: 3D Printed Fake Fur Developed in Minutes

The talented researchers have managed to develop a way to print thousands of fine 3Dprinted hairs in minutes. By coming up with a 'new bold way...

EDITOR'S PICKS

Iconic Reebok Classic Gets Modernly Technical

Marrying the iconic Reebok Classic’s tech know how with a modern aesthetic, the sports brand has introduced two new colourways with a transparent glittered outsole....

FOR THE BOYS

BMW Starts Replacing Dashboards With AR

German car manufacturer BMW is celebrating it's centennial with a new concept carthat is prove that big ideas can lead to big innovation. The BMW...