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The Softer–And More Wearable–Future Of Wearables

Amanda Parkes is bridging the worlds of tech and fashion to make sure next-gen wearables look less like watches and more like scarves.<p>A milky white, stiletto-shaped mold is sitting on Amanda Parkes’s desk. It’s the beginnings of a project to restructure high heels to make the notoriously painful …

Rise of the Robot Security Guards - MIT Technology Review

As the sun set on a warm November afternoon, a quartet of five-foot-tall, 300-pound shiny white robots patrolled in front of Building 1 on …

Robotics

From Gym to Board Room: All 34 Apple Watch Designs in One Place

When the Apple Watch launches early next year, you'll have 34 combinations of models and wristbands to select from. So if you're already dreaming of …

Bitcoin's Earliest Adopter Is Cryonically Freezing His Body to See the Future

Some bitcoin enthusiasts have used their cryptocurrency to travel around the world. Others have spent it on a trip to space. But the very earliest …

Charged: inFORM, a Revolutionary Design Tool

Virtual reality has made huge strides over the past few years, but for pioneers like the scientists at the MIT Media Lab, digital simulations have begun taking actual, material shape. Formally known as the Tangible Bits project (which was presented by the lab all the way back in 1997), MIT’s …

Prototyping

How thin, flexible electronics will revolutionize everything from user interfaces to packaging

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: David Meyer<p>As our computing requirements change, the nature of the underlying electronics needs to change too. We’re …

How Gloves and Wearable Tech Could Change Music Performance: In Depth with Imogen Heap and Team

“The gloves are like a second skin. They are part of me. An extension of me. I become hyperreal.” -Imogen Heap. Photo: Aurora Crowley.<p>In fits and …

Anti-Drone Camouflage: What to Wear in Total Surveillance

Author: Tim Maly. Tim Maly Design<p>Date of Publication: 01.17.13.<p>Time of Publication: 3:14 pm. 3:14 pm<p><i>The anti-drone scarf is meant to be worn as a</i> …

Interview with interactive Fashion House, Cute Circuit

Interview With Fitbit UK GM, Gareth Jones

Interview With Misfit Wearables Founder, Sonny Vu

Interview With Brady Forest, VP Highway1

Interview with Chris Dancy - 'The World's Most Connected Man'

Interview with Kiroco MD, Nigel Townsend

Interview With Dr. Rafel Grossman, Glass Explorer

#Wearables1K

Discover Who's Who in #wearables<p>Helping get ready for the 2020's: when self-driving cars, AI, cryptocurrencies, digital assistants, and XR (Augmented …

Napa Valley

Finally, Wearable Computing Comes To The Swimming Pool: Meet Instabeat

By onMay 31, 2013 in IoT Wearables / Digital Sport<p>We love to swim. The lack of trackers that include swimming as an activity capable of being tracked …

Swimming Pools

New bionics let us run, climb and dance | Hugh Herr

Smart skin patch knows when you need your meds

Scientists developed a patch that could help patients receive drugs the minute they need them<p>A lot can go wrong when doctors prescribe drugs to patients. For one thing, there's always a chance that someone might forget to take their pill or refill their prescription. And then there's also the risk …