Monday, November 20, 2017

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...

The Fitbit Band, More Brains Than Beauty

For a while now, the world of fitness wearables has been calling to me. I must confess I have never totally dedicated myself to...

Finally, Wearables To Control Nearables

Last year, my tech enthusiasm led me to write a piece that was published on Wired.com about Hearables to control your Wearables. The objective of...

ALCATEL ONETOUCH Watch Rounding Things Up

Some might say a watch should be round, it has been this way since the beginning. For Wearables to be widely adopted they should...

Tesco’s Google Glass Is Half Full

Your weekly food shop experience will never be the same again. Tesco has announced that they are introducing a new shopping app that will...

Tizen Overcasts Google

For those of you who cannot justify the price of the popular high end smart phones, Samsung has released a cheaper phone to tempt...

Taking A Selfie Too far

At FashNerd we are all about introducing fashionable must haves from the tech world that that had us at hello, but once in a...

Pluggage,Choose Your Own Features

Although it is yet to hit the market, we are already in love with this beautifully made luggage by Delsey. Two years in the...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

How An Innovation Accelerator Program Is Empowering Imagination In The Most Sustainable Manner

Aiming to fast-track sustainable innovation within the luxury and apparel industries, Fashion For Good, Plug and Play and Kering, a company known for its ensemble...

Stella McCartney: Is Sustainability In Danger of Becoming a One-Off Trend?

In honor of Fashion Week, we have decided to take a closer look at Fashion’s favourite darling and sustainability advocate Stella McCartney. When one thinks...
Functional Fabrics

Functional Fabrics for Scalable Textile Tech Integration

Recently, the functional fabrics research and development department at Drexel University, received a financial injection of 75 million dollars from the Advanced Functional Fabrics of America (AFFOA)-...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

With The Retail Tech Space Showing So Much Potential, How did Style.com Fail?

If you type in Style.com, you are instantly redirected to Farfetch. Did you know that? I did not. Curious to why, I did some...

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...

Disrupting Retail Technology and Fashion Technology

"The Overuse of the Word #FashionTech Is Taking Away its Meaning & Eradicating The Artistry" -Muchaneta K 2015 was the year that defined Fashion Tech(nology)...

NEWS: R&D

Panasonic Unveils Bendable Twistable & Flexible Battery For Wearables

From a fashion tech point of view, it seems like things are not getting 'better by the year' for the Consumer Technology Show (CES) in...
Manufacturing

MICROFACTORY: The Industry is Changing, Are You?

Set against the backdrop of MUNICH FABRIC START, is MICROFACTORY. It is the brainchild of several companies who have joined forces to form an interlocking...
Automat, Taking The Internet Of Things From Prototype To Market

Automat, Taking The Internet Of Things From Prototype To Market

It wasn't long after meeting Fredrik Timour, CEO of award-winning startup Neue Labs, that we dove straight into a conversation about their latest product called AUTOMAT....

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

Kuben Edwards, Stylish Eco Conscious Warrior

As the demand for Fast Fashion slows down, the way forward is all about Sustainable fashion. More than a trend, and all about changing the...

Textile Technologist Marte Hentschel on Balancing Tradition With Digitisation

FashNerd’s “I Want That Job” series continues. Last week it was Futurist Karinna Nobbs, this week it is Textile Technology lecturer Marte Hentschel. We first met Marte,...

Finally, Something To Fashionably Leaf In

I think it is about time that the fashion tech industry came up with decent gadgets for women that will actually give us what...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

The Denim Industry, At The Intersection Of People, Planet And Purpose

When I attended MUNICH FABRIC START, I was introduced to the BLUEZONE by Panos Sofianos. The BLUEZONE is an independent concept that brings together the...
Soft Fabric Sensors

Computerized Fabric That Can Turn “Any Piece of Clothing into a Fitness Tracker”

The stage has been set. There is a new type of material design in the works. It will put the hard, inflexible material to shame....

Knitwear Using Technology to Disrupt Fashion

The world of Unmade is where old-fashioned knitting meets cutting-edge technology. Founded by Royal College of Art graduates, Ben Alun-Jones, Hal Watts and Kirsty Emery,...