Thursday, March 23, 2017

Will.i.am’s Sustainable Label Ekocycle Upcycles Using Recycled Materials

Will.i.am is at it again. This is a man on a mission. This time it is all about sustainability. Putting down his wearable hat, for the...

In Her Own Words: NATALIE MASSENET [Women In Tech Series]

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...

In Her Own Words: SHEFALY YOGENDRA [Women In Tech Series]

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...
Smart Textiles

In Her Own Words: RENATA DE CARVALHO GAUI [Women In Tech...

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...

In Her Own Words: CARLY-ANN FERGUS [Women In Tech Series]

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...

In Her Own Words: MARTA WAYDEL [Women In Tech Series]

On the run up to Women's Day on the 8th March, we are paying homage to 7 women who have made a name for...

PFW: Exploring Fashion Tech and Humans At The Intersection of Wearable...

Paris Fashion Week always brings out the unexpected, and this season the unexpected comes in the shape of Tumblr and Paramount Pictures collaboration. Looking...

The Fashion Industry Is Ripe for Disruption, Will Your Idea Be...

Hoping to inspire the next big trend in the fashion and technology space, SetSquared, a university business incubator, London College of Fashion and Fashion Innovation...

The Two Faces Of Smart Textiles, Poetic Exploration vs Engineering Driven

When you think about it, fashion has always been technology. Cutting a piece of cloth and turning it into something functional is an extraordinary technological...

High Street Brand Zara Invests in Technology To Improve Customer Experience

We mentioned, not so long ago, that high street store Zara was joining the retail tech revolution. Well, it is really happening!Such a move by...

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Styling the Wellbeing ŌURA ring

A successfully funded Kickstarter campaign later, it seems that the ŌURA ring is making stylish moves in the Fashion Tech world. A wellness ring that...

Styling Coachella 2015

The must attend celeb fest that is Coachella has come around again.  With stylish wearables demanding attention from the fashion world, it is only right that we...

Styling Kate Spade & Co

LondonTown is going to be home to the next Decoded Fashion. It is a city that demands style, so we will honor it by ensuring...

FASHNERD CONTRIBUTORS

Battery Technology

The Challenge of Charging: Can Battery Technology Help our Wearables?

At this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona the usual technology names in the mobile phone industry launched their latest products. By looking under...
Emerging Technologies

How Emerging Technologies Will Affect Fashion Manufacturing

The use of emerging technologies in the fashion business is nothing new, but what’s interesting is that the most striking and effective technologies are primarily used...
Internet Of Voice

Smartphone Has Nowhere Else To Go, The Next Step in Simplicity is The Internet...

Voice recognition in the cloud, along with the Artificial Intelligence (AI) to interpret and respond intelligently (which is a very different task to traditional...

Artistic Collaboration Sires Rochambeau’s ‘Born Digital’ Connected Jacket

New York based Rochambeau (French for the popular game rock-paper-scissors) has effortlessly given birth to a handsome jacket. Merging their shared passions of art and design,...
Bragi Headphone

Bragi Announces Dash Update, ‘The Headphone’ and IBM Watson Collab

The German startup Bragi, innovation leader of the hearable tech revolution, have announced a new update for the Dash. Plus a new product called 'The Headphone'....

Misfit and Speedo Synchro Dive Into WearableTech

Misfit and Speedo Synchro Dive Into WearableTech by announcing a long-term partnership that aims to raise in-pool activity awareness with accuracy. The collaboration between...

YONO, The First In-Ear Wearable Thermometer

With 39 days remaining, we are excited for the New Kid on the Kickstarter Block, YONO. The wearable basal thermometer has already received 24K of their...

AmbyGear, Peace of Mind For ‘The Hardest Task’ In Life

Before the AmbyGear Smart Watch launched their Indiegogo campaign there had been a fair amount of media attention. The wearable-tech device aims to make parenting...

It’s About ‘Time’ – The New Pebble SmartWatch

Personally I have never really been that enthusiastic about the look or the design of the Pebble SmartWatch. The watch has always made me...

Madison Maxey, Creatively Taking Smart Fabrics Beyond The LED Dress

FashNerd.com managing editor Mano ten Napel had the pleasure of getting to know Madison Maxey over a cup coffee in Amsterdam. The Brooklyn based smart...
Nikoletta Szirmay, the co-founder of the Tago Arc bracelet

When FashNerd Met Nikoletta Szirmay

The Tago Arc bracelet launched its campaign on Indiegogo in February 2015. It was an explosive success that saw the project reach its funding goal within...

Wilmink’s WiseWear, Definitely Not Tech for Tech’s Sake

A few weeks ago we had a very interesting conversation with the founder of WiseWear, Gerald J. Wilmink. The three of us, Jerry, Mano...

Will.i.am’s BUTTONS, The Latest Wearable Tech Meets Fashion Solution?

There is a new hearable that could surpass Apple's Airpods. Launched by William Adams, also known by his stage name Will.i.am,  BUTTONS is the latest...

‘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...
Internet Of Voice

When The Internet Of Things Becomes The Internet Of Voice (Part 1)

Forget the Internet of Things (IoT) - it’s a bubble. The majority of products currently claiming to be IoT devices are just the same, vertical...