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Under Armour says when its star brand ambassadors play well, its sales go up — now it's going big on soccer

Under Armour, the third-largest sports apparel brand in the world, is launching its latest global brand marketing campaign on Tuesday.<p>The campaign, created by Droga 5, will mark the first time Under Armour has honed in on soccer in one of its global "holiday" campaigns, with one TV ad starring …

Under Armour

The Virtuali-Tee Lets You Learn More About Your Anatomy (video)

A very unique T-shirt called the Virtuali-Tee has been created by Curiscope that can be combined with a smartphone application to enable new analysts …

Gear & Gadgets

FC Kansas City players Bogus, Lisenby announce retirement

FC Kansas City midfielder Liz Bogus and defender Meghan Lisenby have retired from professional soccer, a month before the NWSL season is slated to …

TomorrowWorld officially cancelled for 2016

TommorrowWorld has been stuck in limbo ever since parent company SFX Entertainment filed for bankruptcy. The news that SFX was going to auction off …

Justice Thomas asks questions in court, 1st time in 10 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — Justice Clarence Thomas broke 10 years of courtroom silence Monday and posed questions during a Supreme Court oral argument, provoking gasps from the audience.<p>And it wasn't just one question; it was a string of them in an exchange that lasted several minutes.<p>It was only the second …

Domestic Violence

5 Essential Tips for Composing Melodies for EDM

<b>Learn about the art and techniques of making electronic dance music with artists and producers in our Electronic Dance Music Masters series here in</b> …

Fans and Athletes Unveil U.S. Soccer Federation’s New Crest

CHICAGO (Feb. 29, 2016) – Respecting the past and representing the future, the U.S. Soccer Federation today unveiled its bold new crest. The crest – …

Now that the U.S. women’s national team has officially qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics, we are going to chronicle the team’s road to the Olympics with our new column Going for Gold, which will provide regular check-ins as the team prepares for the 2016 Games. The United States national team qualified for the 2016 Rio […]

Kelley O’Hara saw time at right back during Olympic qualifying. (Photo Copyright Patricia Giobetti for The Equalizer)<p><i>Now that the U.S. women’s</i> …

This Electric Daisy Carnival Infographic Puts The Size Of The Festival In Perspective

Electronic music festivals have reached such opulent heights that their sheer scale can seem daunting. <b>Electric Daisy Carnival</b> promoter Insomniac …

Festivals

Can Teaching Young Women to DJ and Produce Solve Gender Inequality in Electronic Music?

From San Francisco’s Women’s Audio Mission to Brooklyn’s Powrplnt, women across the country are using education to reverse industry sexism.<p>At the Lower Eastside Girls Club, an organization that provides educational programs to lower-income young women in New York City, class is ending. "Get ready …

San Francisco

7 Wearable Gadgets for People Who Hate Wearable Gadgets

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Wearable Tech

FlexEnable's Massive New Wristband Shows All That You Shouldn't Do With a Wearable | The Digital Reader

Shares 7<p>Over the past year FlexEnable (nee Plastic Logic) has been showing off increasingly sophisticated flexible E-ink, LCD, and AMOLED screens. …

Wearable Tech

These secret codes have completely changed how I watch Netflix

We've all been there. You sit down on the couch, turn on Netflix, and the next thing you know, you've spent 20 minutes scrolling through shows and movies without finding a single thing you actually want to watch.<p>You feel like you've seen everything before, the recommended choices don't look …

Entertainment

Disney Tops Global Ranking Of The Most Powerful Brands In 2016

The world’s most famous mouse has toppled Lego’s multi-colored throne.<p>Each year, global consultancy Brand Finance ranks the world’s most powerful brands, framing the sometimes nebulous moniker “brand” as “a marketing related intangible asset including, but not limited to, names, terms, signs, …

Lego
Advertising Industry

Adidas is working to fix a huge mistake it's been making for decades

The Wall Street Journal reported last year that Adidas was facing a major challenge — to make the brand cool again amid falling market share.<p>But the company appears to have identified a way to improve its business that might be bigger than attaining the elusive goal of becoming cool: selling to …

Wall Street

World’s first braille smartwatch to debut at MWC

The world’s first braille smartwatch, developed by a Korean start-up, will make its debut at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, the telecom …

Telecoms

Wearable tech could stop tremors in Parkinson's patients

The GyroGlove is a new piece of wearable technology that aims to steady the shaking hands of Parkinson's and Essential Tremor patients.

Wearable Tech

A living, breathing textile aims to enhance athletic performance

Textile production has historically been a bellwether for innovations in manufacturing — from technological improvements such as the spinney jenny …

MIT

Remidi Wearable Instrument Allows You To Play, Record And Perform With Ease (video)

A new wearable digital instrument has been created called the Remidi T8, which is equipped with eight pressure sensitive sensors positioned in the …

New Wearable Gadget Turns Your Skin Into a Touchscreen

Just in case iPhones weren't ubiquitous enough, there's now a new wearable gadget that allows you to access your tablet anywhere, even in the shower. …

Wearable Tech

Dance Into the Light: A Profile On Steve Lieberman of SJ Lighting

The electronic music Renaissance has opened up a new galaxy of professions in which the human mind can flourish. Beyond the performers on stage is a network of individuals who dedicate their lives to enhancing the audience's experience with no expectation of receiving credit for their work. One of …

Los Angeles

Techno DJs Now Learning German Before Learning To Beatmatch

Techno DJs all over the world are reportedly learning to speak German before learning to beatmatch in an attempt to further their career.<p>According to …

Ten Years After

Grammys 2016 Preview: Jamie XX, Skrillex and Diplo and More Dance Music Nominees on Their Hit Music

<b>Best Dance/ Electronic Album</b><p><b>Label</b> Merge Records<p>Like most electronic-dance producers, Canadian Dan Snaith has more than one alias: Daphni, for …

Los Angeles

The future of wearables is smart clothing, not fitness bands | Trusted Reviews

<b>Top tech-enabled workout gear: From sports bras to shorts</b><p>2015 was the year of the wearable – practically overnight, Fitbits and Jawbones appeared on …

Clothing

Samsung: Future smartwatch could tap your veins for biometric authentication

Move over fingerprint and iris scanners. Going by Samsung's latest patent application, the Korean giant could in the near future roll out a unique …

Fitbit pregnancy detection: Your Fitbit knows you’re pregnant before you do

A husband took to the internet to voice his concern over his wife’s Fitbit device, saying the wearable wrist piece was registering an unusual heart …

Heart Rates

Here's what advertising experts think of the Super Bowl 50 commercials

Welcome to the Ad Bowl. It's the one time of year where people actually get excited about being sold beer, candy and cars — and we're no</i> …