Wearable technology for things like tracking your exercise progress or monitoring your location have led the way in the category, but a new project delves more into the personal expression side of things.
Wearable technology is an integral part of space missions and even an increasing number of sporting events, but one area where the innovation is still in its early stages is in music performances. Enter the MIDI Jacket, an attempt to marry electronic music performances with fashion.
It's great to be on the cutting edge of fashion, right? Would you change your mind if the cutting edge meant you'd be wearing a dress or a shirt made from the same bacteria that helps ferment your favorite beer or wine? Quite possibly you'll be both repulsed and fascinated by this all-organic, fermented fabric.
As Brazil continues its gradual move from Google's Orkut to Facebook, the country's love affair with the leading social network has given rise to all manner of interesting local tie-ins. The latest is fashion-oriented and offers a new vision of using social media to shop.
In the annals of geek culture, icons like Mark Zuckerberg and even Steve Jobs have illustrated the power and allure of the flip-flop as slacker staple. Now that symbol of long nights of cramming and coding gets a cleverly tech-infused update.
Perhaps the most useful wearable tech we'll ever have is something that can actually improve our bodies. Now one Swedish inventor has done just that for those with nerve disorders.
Next to the perfect chair, what many of desk jockeys crave most is a reliable way to help them maintain good posture. Now a devoted tinkerer has created a solution that may help your back, but won't necessarily improve your wardrobe.
Never question the fashion world. As proven by Lady Gaga over the years, anything goes, even Kermit the Frog coats. For apparel made from car parts — Lexus car parts — these designs don't look half bad.
Visually impaired people are finding more and more ways to aid their travels through the sighted world, but as technology improves their tools become less obvious, and in this case, more fashionable.
We know you can't embrace technology enough, and we wouldn't want you to be left behind this holiday season. Here's a list of some special items designed to make the tech life of your and yours a little easier, or at least more interesting. (Just a note: some of these items are custom made so you'll have to inquire for information on pricing and delivery.)