Category Archives: Smart clothing

2015: Truly the year of wearable tech?

One year ago, pundits declared that we were entering the so-called Year of Wearable Technology. Here at Wearable Tech Watch, we’d say these predictions were not wrong, but just a year early,

Can a handbag *really* be wearable technology? Ralph Lauren thinks so …

Fashion house Ralph Lauren has generated a lot of media coverage this week for the launch of a new handbag that features a built-in battery pack and - gasp - USB light.

Misfit extends wearables accessories range with more sporty gear

Suburban San Francisco-based Misfit has just introduced more tech clothing to its line-up, as it goes from strength to strength and builds out the Misfit "eco system". The latest addition: the Technical

Now shipping: New-generation smartwatches

Moto 360 smartwatches are back in stock with US retailers, after selling out in only a few days after going on sale in early September. And it looks as if the Moto

And the beat goes on

When it comes to wearable technology, it’s easy to obsess over smart watches and wristbands, and overlook actual clothing that’s also very much a growing market segment, with great potential. Although fashionistas

Using magnets to make technology more wearable

Flying in the face of the old wisdom that powerful magnets and delicate electronics don't mix, start-up Celltack is making technology more wearable.

The fickle world of fashion takes another look at wearables

Fashion, turn to the left / Fashion, turn to the right / Ooh, Fashion We are the Goon Squad and we’re coming to town, beep beep Less than five years after scoring a

Voiceprint jewelry: Truly wearable technology

Voiceprint jewelry offers long-lasting and very personal piece of wearable technology

Review: My experience with the Misfit Shine – by guest blogger Leon Jones

I didn’t believe the wearable trend in my family would ever infect me. Nor had I seen a device quite as different to the rest of the market as the Misfit Shine,

WearableTechWatch turns 100!

This is the 100th post on WearableTechWatch. To celebrate achieving the century, we’re sharing some statistics, and taking a look back. The blog launched on July 11 with a post entitled (Use