Golden Globe 2020 Trophies Digitally Authenticated With NFC Technology

Everyone knows the Golden Globes as a glamourous event that kickstarts the award season. This year it has me a little bit more excited than usual because if you look beyond the charm and thrill of the red carpet, you will find...

These Spacesuits Signal a New Era of Space Travel

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On July 2019, there was reporting that NASA’s Artemis goal of 2024 might be delayed. Not because of launch or rocket technology, but because NASA hadn’t developed a new spacesuit that would meet the needs of the mission. Well, Amy Ross and...

6 Must-Read Books With The Authority To Future-proof the Fashion Industry

The merger of fashion with technology has come a long way since I started writing about it. Although fashion and technology have long intersected, there was a time when there were very few books on the subject readily available. Back then...

No Wallet, Phone or App Required. Are You Ready For Contactless Payments From The Cuff?

Cambridge-based fashion tech start-up, DressCode, launched a tailored, smart shirt called CashCuff this month. Collaborating closely with wearable enabler DIGISEQ, to make it happen, DressCode shared with us that they have designed a men's shirt that allows wearers to pay for goods using...

Bellabeat’s New Leaf Crystal Designed To Help You Make Better Lifestyle Choices

Today smart jewellery brand Bellabeat, launched a new product – the Leaf Crystal. Created with Swarovski® crystals the Leaf Crystal joins a wearable jewellery line that includes the Leaf Urban and the Leaf Chakra. Designed for wellness-conscious women, the Leaf Crystal has...

Is Smart Eyewear Still The Likely Replacement of The Smartphone?

I must admit, that as a writer of all things fashion tech, I have been quietly watching the evolution of smart glasses. So earlier this year, when Mike Elgan stated, “Sorry, consumers, smart glasses are for professional use only ...(so) don’t try...

FORM Swim AR Goggles To Work With Leader in Wearable Sports and Fitness Technology Polar

Back in July 2019, we asked whether FORM swim goggles with AR display can be better for swimmers than wrist fitness wearables? The answer so far has been a resounding yes. Since then, the sports technology company has announced that their swim...

KPMG x Microsoft, Ushering in a New World of Retail Fashion

Every industry is experiencing massive changes thanks to advancements in technology that are leading the way with new applications, services and opportunities. Revolutionising how companies manage, manufacture, market and sell, new technology is transforming customer expectations by changing how people communicate, live...

A Deep Dive With Fashion Tech O.G. Pauline van Dongen

Earlier this year we had a sit down with the talented Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen. For those who do not know who she is, allow me to educate you. She is the woman behind the Solar Shirt, a smart garment that...

Should the Development of a Technology-Based on a Sign Language Be Constituted As Cultural Appropriation?

Back in 2017, a letter was written by Lance Forshay, who directs the American Sign Language (ASL) program at UW and Kristi Winter and Emily Bender who work in his department. It was triggered by Darren Lipomi's invention, a translating glove. The...