wearable technology

horus is a wearable device developed to assist blind people

horus is a wearable device developed to assist blind people

'horus' observes, understands and describes the environment to the person, providing useful information (text reading; recognition of faces; and objects) with the right timing. The post horus is a
interview with will.i.am on the debut of i.am+ BUTTONS bluetooth earphones

interview with will.i.am on the debut of i.am+ BUTTONS bluetooth earphones

designboom sat down with the music artist and entrepreneur to talk about the inception of BUTTONS, the future of fashion, and his deeply personal involvement in the tech industry. The post interview
IDEO’s youenn colin on the design + development of CMRA, apple watch’s first camera

IDEO’s youenn colin on the design + development of CMRA, apple watch’s first camera

the director of industrial design at IDEO tells us about the design and development process of CMRA, how it works, and the most challenging aspects of the project. The post IDEO’s youenn colin on the
spartan silver-lined boxers protect men’s crown jewels from radiation at CES 2017

spartan silver-lined boxers protect men’s crown jewels from radiation at CES 2017

spartan's boxer-briefs, designed with the modern man in mind, makes use of pure silver fibers to block harmful radiation. The post spartan silver-lined boxers protect men’s crown jewels from radiation
meet ray, a smart baby monitor that tracks breathing + sleeping

meet ray, a smart baby monitor that tracks breathing + sleeping

shaped like a wooden toy, ray is paired with wifi, bluetooth and GSM which allows parents to keep an eye on their babies anytime and anywhere. The post meet ray, a smart baby monitor that tracks
first-ever smart skis use AI to analyze your technique in real time

first-ever smart skis use AI to analyze your technique in real time

smart sportswear brand PIQ collaborate with rossignol to create real-time tracking for data driven skiers. The post first-ever smart skis use AI to analyze your technique in real time appeared first
Where to Get the Best Deals on New Android Smartwatches

Where to Get the Best Deals on New Android Smartwatches

The new devices connect to mobile networks without a phone.
Where to Get the Best Deals on New Android Smartwatches

Where to Get the Best Deals on New Android Smartwatches

The new devices connect to mobile networks without a phone.
MIT programmable material adapts to temperature just like human skin

MIT programmable material adapts to temperature just like human skin

the porous material, called 'active auxetic' is designed to tighten in cold weather, providing increased insulation, and unfurl in warm weather to allow air circulation. The post MIT programmable
smart headphones read your brainwaves to know when you’re distracted

smart headphones read your brainwaves to know when you’re distracted

mindset headphones use EGG sensors to detect when you are in a state of concentration, and advise how to refocus if your brain becomes distracted. The post smart headphones read your brainwaves to
smart condom sends your ‘performance’ statistics straight to your phone

smart condom sends your ‘performance’ statistics straight to your phone

the world’s first smart condom measures variables including ‘velocity of thrusts’, ‘girth' and ‘positions used,' sending the stats to your phone via WIFI. The post smart condom sends your
google X levi’s touch-sensitive denim jacket takes center stage at SXSW

google X levi’s touch-sensitive denim jacket takes center stage at SXSW

google X levi's garment, which uses conductive threads to turn levi’s iconic trucker cycling jacket into a smart wearable, takes center stage at SXSW 2017. The post google X levi’s touch-sensitive
‘ripple’ wearable extension uses sensory data to stir seduction

‘ripple’ wearable extension uses sensory data to stir seduction

now that the world is immersed in virtual reality, what would the future of dating look like? The post ‘ripple’ wearable extension uses sensory data to stir seduction appeared first on designboom |
the senstone pendant is a wearable AI for hands-free note taking

the senstone pendant is a wearable AI for hands-free note taking

for those who don't want to have to pull out a journal every time inspiration hits, the senstone is a smart, wearable AI for on-the-go dictations. The post the senstone pendant is a wearable AI for
MIT duoskin electrical temporary tattoos a success at new york fashion week

MIT duoskin electrical temporary tattoos a success at new york fashion week

MIT's duoskin is a fabrication process that enables anyone to create customized functional tattoos that can be attached directly on their skin, like electrical temporary tattoos. The post MIT duoskin
evan mcdougall’s wearable patch could digitally recreate lives in the future

evan mcdougall’s wearable patch could digitally recreate lives in the future

the wearable would gather data about the user's consciousness and transfer it into a vessel after they've passed away -- creating a digital urn for their loved ones. The post evan mcdougall’s wearable