Devyani Jain

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Your Workout Clothes Will Be Your Trainer

Before wearables emerged as the hottest tech sector — before Steve Jobs was even out of high school — athletes were using wearable technology. Back …

Microsoft's Upcoming Wearable Might Not Be a Smartwatch

Microsoft is reportedly working on a wrist-mounted wearable that works with your smartphone, and it might not be a smartwatch.<p>Tech site <i>WinSuperSite</i> …

Blue Sky's I'm Watch

These stylish watches are designed by an Italian firm and will be able to connect to cellphones via Bluetooth. Scheduled to launch at a technology conference in late October 2011.

Beam raises $5M for smartphone-connected toothbrush

I brush everyday, but I’ve never learned to enjoy it. I also don’t do it right, as my dentist never fails to tell me.<p>Beam Technologies wants to make brushing more interesting and fun by connecting a smart toothbrush to a smartphone. Beam’s toothbrush measures how long and how often you brush. It …

Samsung's latest wearable is a vibrating necklace that plays music

The Gear Circle has a magnetic clasp for wearing around your throat<p>Alongside the Gear S smartwatch, Samsung today announced the Gear Circle, a pair of wireless earphones that can pair with your smartphone and vibrate to alert you to calls and notifications. Samsung says Gear Circle users can also …

Gardening in Space Gets Ready for Lift-Off

Feeding space colonoists farm-fresh produce is one step closer to reality, now that NASA’s Veg-01 experiment results are in from the International Space Station, showing resounding success with red lettuce. Locavore astronauts are readying for their second space-farm-to-fork mission.<p>Last month 100 …

Vesper, a Discreet Vibrator Necklace

Wearable tech has never been more pleasurable—or sexy—than the products developed by Crave. Their high-quality adult objects stand apart from the majority of the market for their innovative and sleek design, from leather bracelets that turn into handcuffs to a near-silent vibrator that also works …

How Apple Uses Picasso To Teach Employees About Product Design

Apple uses Picasso’s The Bull to teach new hires to think like Steve Jobs.<p>Founded by Steve Jobs in 2008 as a way to train future employees to think more like him, Apple University is an internal program that not only indoctrinates new employees into Cupertino’s business culture, it also teaches new …

Product Design

A Wheelchair That Might Disrupt the Industry

Rather than let a spinal injury stop him from achieving his dreams, Andrew Slorance used it to completely redesign the look and function of the …

Product Design

MIT Invents A Social Network You Can Wear

Social Textiles is fashion that breaks the ice for you.<p>Fashion has always been a good way to break the ice. Spot someone at a party wearing something you like; go up and compliment them on it. Easy. But a new project called Social Textiles wants to turn fashion into a social network you can wear, …

Social Media

Wearable banana shows your heart rate and is still edible (sort of)

Cleverly folding in this weekend's Tokyo Marathon with the current appetite for fruit-named wearables, here's some advertising silliness from fruit moguls Dole: the wearable banana. Underneath the skin, there's an array of LEDS that beam out enough red light to scroll lap-time times, the runners' …