Another Day, Another SmartWatch as A|X Launches Hybrid at CES

Another day, another smartwatch launches. This time round it is Armani Exchange entering the competitive ring. We must admit that we did not see AX Connected coming, but then again with Fossil Group proving to be a force to be reckoned with, should we really...

Smart Gloves That Seamlessly Combine High Technology With Performance Art

Smart Gloves
Anina Net, CEO of 360Fashion Network, has collaborated with Intel to develop a smart glove which simultaneously creates a human light pattern controlled by gesture recognition. Unveiled by 162 dancers performing the “Spring Wind” dance at the CCTV Spring Festival Gala 2017, the glove uses a...

Stylish Wearables Driving The Rise Of Tech-connected Healthcare

I firmly believe that health tech innovation is something that we should all invest in. It has the potential to benefit all us in the long run by helping us live healthier (and longer) lives. We all know that the ones that are fashionably...

Swarovski Smart Watch Teaser Released at Consumer Electronic Show

Sparkly Swarovski has announced that they will be launching an Android Wear smart watch at BaselWorld in March. Taking a tentative step into the wearable market, the jewellery company made their announcement via the Qualcomm press conference at CES 2017. Powered by chipset maker Snapdragon SoC,...

Jiobit ‘Invisible’ Wearables For Kids, Designed To Free The Wrist

It seems that when it comes to the merger of technology and children, the majority of devices are focused on safety. One of these kid tech wearables embracing the natural need a parent has to protect their offspring is Chicago based company Jiobit. Jiobit is...

Smart Textiles, Wearable Technologies and the New Industrial Revolution

Smart Textiles Wearables
The rise of smart textile wearables could mean that the industry will be worth over $130 billion by 2025. It is being strengthened by advances in fields such as nanotechnology, organic electronics (also known as plastic electronics) and conducting polymers that are creating a...

Translating Technology – Striking The Balance Is Key

Translating Technology
As technology continues to become more complex it becomes even more important to explain it in a way people can understand. If you make it too simple people will not understand the true value – too complex and they will not understand anything about...

Could Blockchain Be The New Internet?

Blockchain
NEW YORK CITY—On a recent Thursday evening, I ascended a metal staircase at Galvanize, a sleek event space on the western fringes of Manhattan’s epically trendy SoHo neighbourhood, and joined a crowd of my fellow New Yorkers. People stood in knots, sipping wine from...

Computerized Fabric That Can Turn “Any Piece of Clothing into a Fitness Tracker”

Soft Fabric Sensors
The stage has been set. There is a new type of material design in the works. It will put the hard, inflexible material to shame. A highly sensitive soft sensor, it leverages textiles in its construction, and when integrated with fabric it becomes a smart robotic...

The New ŌURA Ring, All About Restorative Sleep, Mental Health And Performance

Having been seduced back in 2015, I am a proud owner of the handsome ŌURA ring. All about leading a more balanced life, I have relied on it to sleep and perform better in the fast-paced world I live in. So after all this time of...