Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tag: Wearable

When “Powered Clothing” Is All About Motors, Sensors and Artificial Intelligence

When “Powered Clothing” Is All About Motors, Sensors and Artificial Intelligence

Yves Béhar is a name that we have dropped before. We mentioned him as the talent behind the Jawbone UP2. Since then the Swiss...

CES2017: Highlighting the Best Consumer Friendly Technology On Offer

#CES2017 is not just a big event, it is an enormous one. So finding stylish fashion tech and trendy lifestyle tech among all that innovation...

Time to Sport Tory Burch x Fitbit Chic Grosgrain Wearable

Being sporty does not always mean adorning a pair of tracksuit bottoms and sneakers, you can still some sleek sportiness to your look with...

Garmin Proving it Can Hold its Own in the World of Wearables

Garmin is a brand that is holding its own in the world of wearables. Their latest offering is the Forerunner 735XT which is similar...
Popular fitness guru Lais Deleon gives fitness tracker Bella Beat Leaf the thumbs up

Bella Beat | Lais Deleon

Popular fitness guru Lais Deleon gives fitness tracker Bella Beat Leaf the thumbs up. The Vitrix Model Team, Maxim Model and Nutrex Sponsored Athlete is all about...

Fitness Trackers Are Like Shoes, You Can Never Have Just One

Just as our excitement from the last launched fitness tracker begins to wane, like a regular bus, another one comes along to tempt us...

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...

Only $83.70! Apple, Please Say It Isn’t So?

We all know that the purpose of business is to make money. No one begrudges a company their profits. We are happy to pay...

Kid Smart Shoes With Heart

When we heard about a new innovative children's shoe that grows as they grow, how could we not want to learn more about a kid...

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...

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NEWS: SUSTAINABILITY

Chanel’s ‘eco-couture’ SS16

Sustainable Fashion, Giving Us Less Hippie & More Haute

Sustainable designers are not only the new kids on the block, they are the talent breathing new life into the eco-friendly movement. Besides eco-warrior Stella McCartney and...
Sewing Robotics

A Revolutionary Milestone, from the Sewing Machine to Robotics

Would you say that it is inevitable that robots will be, if not already, part of the fashion technology movement? We like to think so. Championing...

SeaCell, Quasi-Medicinal Sustainable Fabric Made of Seaweed

First whispered in 2012, SeaCell, an innovative, progressive and sustainable material, is still making waves when it comes to sustainable materials. The yarn is derived...

NEWS: SMART FABRICS

CEAM, Invisible Nano Technology Meets Modern Design

Always on the look out for something new in the fashion tech space, it was quite exciting when we were introduced to a new clothing...
Smart Fabrics

Designing for Smart Fabrics: Potential Drawbacks

What are the Potential Drawbacks? If we can access, visualize and interact with our digital lives with fabric, that brings a whole set of implications...

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...

NEWS: RETAIL TECH

The Scarfi VR App, Bridging the Gap Between The Physical and Digital Worlds

We recently discovered a new VR app with a difference. Launched exclusively at Westfield London, the Scarfi app was created via a partnership with British...

Explosion of Technology Transforming The Way We Shop

We get a ripple of excitement when we think about how the explosion of technology has been transforming the way we shop. This global guilty...

NYFW: Iconic Label Tommy Hilfiger Invests in Retail Tech

Besides Intel's efforts, it seems that fashion tech worthy of any column inches has been on the quiet side at NYFW this season. What has...

NEWS: WOMEN IN TECH

‘Frankenfashion’ Technology: Alexander McQueen’s DNA Used To Create Leather Goods

With the technology of today quickly becoming the science fiction of yesterday, I wonder, should we be shocked to hear that a collection has been...

Lee Seo-Hyun, Fashion Tech’s Very Own ‘Ms Big’?

We have a #WomenInTech crush on a woman promising to revolutionise the global fashion industry, Ms Lee Seo-Hyun. Youngest daughter of Samsung Group chairman Lee Kun-hee,...

Trump, The Modern Woman With Tech on the Mind

With controversial politician Donald Trump hitting the headlines worldwide, daughter Ivanka has been grabbing the headlines for a much different reason. The businesswoman, wife and mother...

NEWS: R&D

Soft Wearable Robotic Glove Made With Empathy, Science and Assistive Technology

According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), around 15% of the world's population are physically impaired to some degree. In order for those with...

Wearable Technology Is Getting Flexible On Us

For years, universities and research and development departments have been trying to develop a material containing transistors that are stretchable. Some have even succeeded in...
Nike Zoom Superfly Flyknit Olympics

Technology Accelerating Rio Olympians Towards the Future

With the Rio Olympics looming, big brands like Nike, Adidas, Under Armour to name a few, are not being shy about putting their best...