Friday, September 22, 2017

Tag: Jawbone

Polar Sprinkles Some Fashion on it With Swarovski

Among all the fitness tracker brands out there, Polar might be the oldest brand in the class. Founded in 1977, the sports and fitness technology company...

Brilliance.com, The Super Hero Of Functional Wearables?

Just when you think it cannot get any better, it does. Anyone who lives for fashion knows that a functional wearable is simply not...

Will The Term “Wearable Tech” Soon Become Obsolete?

When fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg shared with the world that she will be launching a high tech handbag for the fashionably mobile, many...

Jawbone Launches UP2, Successor Of UP24

This week Jawbone® launched, UP24™ successor, the UP2™ activity tracker. Smaller by 45% than its predecessor, the UP2 is a stylish wristband made of anodized aluminium framework...

It Pays To Invest in Jawbone’s UP4 Fitness Band

With the Jawbone UP3 set to be released on the 20th this April and the critics falling over each other to express it is...

Day 1: Wearable Technology Show, London

In its second year, The Wearable Technology Show London exhibition is becoming well known for focusing on the big picture. It is dedicated to...

The Future Is Bright, The Future Is IoT

IoT or ‘Internet of Things’ is poised to become the next wave of technology that will fundamentally change how we work, play and interact...

Not Just For The Boys

Not just for the boys, Jawbone invites the health conscious fashionable woman to jump on this wearable health tech bandwagon. This is because, when it...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

reVISIONing Textile, Craftsmanship, Wearables and Digital Fabrication [Roadtrip Series]

Amsterdam on a Saturday afternoon is full of many diversions, so taking advantage of this, we found ourselves exploring new, relevant ways of designing,...

Who Are WEAR Sustain’s 23 Finalists?

I am sure that by now everyone has heard about a project called WEAR Sustain. Managed by a consortium of seven organisations across five...
Sustainable Brand Vigga

Sustainable Brand Vigga, Green Superheroes Disrupting Global Fast Fashion in Kidswear?

You know the problem: The new baby is coming up on four months old and he’s already outgrown two rounds of clothing sizes -...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

Translating Technology

Translating Technology – Striking The Balance Is Key

As technology continues to become more complex it becomes even more important to explain it in a way people can understand. If you make...

Fingerprint technology could be coming to a supermarket near you!

We have taken a moment from all things fashion to appreciate some interesting retail tech of the supermarket variety. It has been reported by...

Cashless on the Catwalk, Gadgetry or Innovation?

With 1 day and 17 hours remaining before London Fashion Week begins, we are naturally buzzing with excitement to see what the designers will...

NEWS: R&D

Twistron Yarnology Generates Power When Stretched

There is no denying it, a lot of innovation is taking place in the field of smart textiles. That is why we were super...
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)-...
New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language Into Text and Speech

New Smart Glove Turns Sign Language Into Text and Speech

For those who are hard of hearing, products such as MotionSavvy, founded by a team of students from Rochester Institute of Technology’s National Technical Institute...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

Getting To Know Kristina Dimitrova

We were excited when Kristina Dimitrova accepted our invitation to be interviewed for FashNerd's  Q&A. As founder/CEO of Interlaced we looked forward to hearing what she...

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...

Women of Silicon Roundabout, Blowing Open The Tech Industry

Developing female talent in this booming sector is why FashNerd.com has been championing Women in Tech for a long while now. This is why...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

Crew Neck Sweater Made of Thermo-Sensitive Yarn

We discovered something for the boys. It is a crew neck sweater made with double knit construction. What makes it different is the outside...

All About Smart Textiles

Graduate of Swedish School of Textiles in Boras, Linda Worbin is the creator of smart textiles is well known for her electroluminescent pillows. Worbin...

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...