Wearable TechnologyIf we are what we wear, we’re all about to get a lot cleverer. Here are 24 ways to join The Smart fabrics and wearables revolution (Part 1)
Three extremely useful jackets:
OK, so you can’t go out and buy it now, but this Google project is worth mentioning as its fabrics will soon revolutionise the fashion industry.
Having observed that the structure of textiles isn’t a million miles from the structure of touchscreens, those working on the project have managed to weave conductive threads into a brand new sort of yarn that makes fabrics interactive.
They’re effectively adding computers to our clothes. Being able to swipe the leg of your jeans to turn the lights down or switch the song your smartphone’s playing is just the tip of the iceberg.
Bracelets and Watches:
For Hands and Feet: