[IN MY OPINION] The Importance of Encouraging Female Role Models in Tech

A week ago Donna and I set off to join the incredible group of women (and a few lucky men) at the Everywoman Technology Awards. We were finalists in the Entrepreneur category with two other brilliant women (Emily Brooke from Blaze and Joanne Smith from...

Oh Buoy it’s An Innovative Swimming Costume

With summer just around the corner we cannot wait to get our favourite swim suit on. So when we heard that there was a stylish new must have suit that can save you, we had to hear more. Every year thousands people drown in water,...

Google Glass’ Lessons Learned Snatched by Snapchat’s Specs?

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We always felt comfortable being an odd duck among the naysayers here at FashNerd. Evangelizing that the lessons learned from Google's endeavors with the google glass were anything but a failure. The thing is this, if the lessons learned are not executed in the next product, you...

Technology Meets its Match in the Anti-Surveillance Coat

We recently attended Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven where we came across the Anti-Surveillance coat by Project KOVR. With the ability to block every in and outgoing signal, we found ourselves intrigued by the technology behind what looked like an everyday coat. With technology offering...

The Designer, The App and The Dress: Reflecting on the Tech on Offer at NYFW

Glamorized by "The Devil Wears Prada", "The September Issue" and even SATC, NYFW has the reputation of being 'the' fashion event to be seen at. I have always viewed it as the place where we would likely see the latest innovation first. So therefore, should...

VIDEO: Making Sense of Brexit: What Happens from Here?

Today we find ourselves watching Alexander Betts, Leopold Muller Professor in Refugee and Forced Migration Studies at Oxford University try to make sense of Brexit. Talking on #BOFVoices, Betts tackles the knock-on effects of Brexit and what we can expect to happen next. Grab a...

Let’s Not Waste the Power of Fashion, Let’s Innovate [Road Trip Series]

Marina Toeters is someone who we have had on our radar for a while now. Educated as a graphic and fashion designer, Marina finished her Master of Art cum laude at MaHKU Utrecht before gaining a reputation as one of the talents successfully bridging the...

Google x Ivyrevel Project Coded Couture Acquaints Us With The Data Dress

Here at FashNerd.com, we are huge fans of Ivy Revel. So much so that we have featured their clothes a few times on WearableTechStylist. That is why we were tickled pink to find out that they were collaborating with Google to create the Data...

Will.i.am- “For The Dreamers Who Bring Tomorrow Today”

Ok, ok, this might be old news but I have only just got my head around Will.i.am naming former Vogue Editor-at-large Godfather to i.amPULS- his very own fashtech baby. The meeting of two minds, technology and fashion, is something that has been taking place a lot...

MEZZI, Smart Bags That Allow You To Always Stay In Charge

I have a crush on a bag. No, it is not the Kelly or the Alexa, it is instead the Nerina. Part of a collection of bags by Mezzi, Nerina is a bag that was created by a wearable technology company that designs handbags...