If GoogleGlass Was a Joke Then The Joke’s on You

I don't feel the following needs any elaboration but for the sake of making my point I will do so anyway. When a device or software is in it's beta phase it means that it is near completion. Typically, beta is the latest version...

Optical Lens Technology Has Its Eye on Us

Optical Lens Technology Has Its Eye on Us
We previously wrote an article about a new type of contact lens that had the ability to magnify objects 2.8 times.  Engineered at the Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Switzerland, the fine-tuned prototype boasted a 1.55mm-thick contact lens that featured a very thin reflective...

Digital Natives in Smart Cities: Conquering the Future Now

Stepping from your driverless car (which hummed off to find a parking spot), you glance at your wrist and notice that your virtual assistant plotted your path through the crowds of pedestrian traffic to your favorite coffee shop. You slip past the line and...

New Forecast Predicts A $2.9billion Future For Smart Fashion

Today, WiseGuyReports have released a new forecast confirming that the Smart Fashion Global Market will reach $2,938.90 million by 2022. That, ladies and gentlemen, is only 5 years from now. According to WiseGuyReports, wearable devices are still considered the next evolution of IT and textile industries....

Fashion and Technology- The New Power Couple

Fashion Technology Is No Passing Phase We need to repeat these words daily, like a mantra. It is time to educate and aspire to inspire those who continue to have a debunker attitude when it comes to FashionTech's staying power. Fashion is not a frivolous pastime and...

The Future of Fashion Is New End-To-End “Brand Operating System” Platforms

Future of Fashion
Creating and running a fashion brand is starting to look as simple as creating and running a social media account… tap to design, tap to price, tap to finance, tap to market, tap to make, tap to retarget. A new wave of...

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 people got quite excited. Following that announcement, I was more interested in what Von Furstenberg shared about her thoughts on...

Paola D’Angelo, The Bio-engineer Behind The High-Performance Textiles For US Military

There has been talk about a high-performance textile developed by U.S. Army bio-engineer Paola D’Angelo. Designed to protect and support soldiers on the battlefield, the smart fabric is capable of keeping soldiers warm, dry, and safe. Known as the heating textile project, D’Angelo's work...

Fashion & DigitalHealth Collide at Internet Of Things

Looking at the rise of technology some would say that we are currently in the middle of a renaissance. Others might argue that it is really hard to say. What is clear is that technology is revolutionizing our lifestyle, and leading the way is the Internet of...

The Smart Contact Lens Evolves As Researchers Develop A Prototype that Detects an Array of Health Conditions

Everyone knows that technology and health has been making beautiful music together for a while now. As innovation advances, the evolution of health wearables introduce us to a bio-sensing smart lens that can detect an array of health conditions. Researchers from Oregon State University have introduced...