wearable technology

Design

How Björk's Mask Was 3D-Printed from Her Own Face

It may be what’s inside that counts, but a new collaboration between MIT’s Mediated Matter Group, and a 3D printing company brings Björk’s insides to the outside.
Andrew Salomone
8.15.16
Technology

This Temporary Tattoo Can Measure How Drunk You Are

Engineers at the University of California San Diego have developed a wearable patch that releases a drug to induce sweat, which is then tested for dangerous blood-alcohol levels.
Daisy Meager
8.3.16
Fashion

Shine Bright Like a Projector with This Tech-Savvy Hat

Lumen Couture debuts a self-contained projector at a Calgary fashion show.
Francesca Capossela
7.2.16
Fashion

A Luminous Wearable Headpiece Imitates Melting Glaciers

The ‘Glacial’ headpiece lights up and protests global warming—and it's really, really beautiful.
Francesca Capossela
6.28.16
Design

Your Brainwaves Control the Wings of a Gorgeous Butterfly Skirt

The calmer you are, the faster the 'Enlightenment' skirt flaps its wings.
Francesca Capossela
6.24.16
Fashion

Living Dresses Move, Breathe, and Know How You’re Feeling

Ying Gao uses technology to demonstrate the protective and uncertain natures of interactive clothing.
Francesca Capossela
6.8.16
Art

250 Earbuds Dangle from This Headphone Wig

Japanese designers PARTY made a hairpiece of hundreds of earbuds.
DJ Pangburn
3.13.16
Design

This Wearable Light Fixture Keeps Your Face Lit

Nan Zhao’s Halo is a wearable perfect for optimal night selfies.
DJ Pangburn
12.4.15
Art

Wearables Meet Sufi Mysticism in a Cosmic A/V Performance

Maziar Ghaderi's 'Dissolving Self 2' combines eastern mysticism with wearable technology to update the whirling dervish for the modern era.
Emerson Rosenthal
12.22.14
Design

On Jupiter We Will Wear Bacteria-Infested 3D-Printed Fashion

Notwithstanding the whole 'being immediately ripped apart by the weather' thing.
Kaleigh Rogers at Motherboard
11.26.14
Design

Digital Tattoo Implants Could Exchange Data, Open Doors With A Flick Of The Wrist

Project Underskin imagines a future beyond wearables—subcutaneous digital implants.
TCP Staff
10.1.14
wearables

Announcing The 10 Finalists Of Intel's Make It Wearable Challenge

Watch a video on the challenge, including details about the ten finalists competing for the $500,000 prize to be awarded this November.
The Creators Project
9.3.14
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