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IDTechEx TVBreath! Controlling your breathing in Yoga, Pilates and Beyond

Breath! Controlling your breathing in Yoga, Pilates and Beyond

Aug 17, 2018
Breath! and IDTechEx analysts discuss their e-textile system which comprises of a smart garment and an app to monitor breathing through sensors within the garment.
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Introducing the latest in textiles: Soft hardware

Introducing the latest in textiles: Soft hardware

Aug 15, 2018 United States
The latest development in textiles and fibers is a kind of soft hardware that you can wear: cloth that has electronic devices built right into it.
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IDTechEx TVBiliana K discusses technology as art

Biliana K discusses technology as art

Aug 10, 2018
Biliana K discusses her work turning data into artwork and the development of her company.
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Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Jul 18, 2018 United States
Engineers are leveraging a partnership to create clothing that can charge your cell phone. Move over, Iron Man.
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Electronic wool to take wearable tech from catwalk to your wardrobe

Electronic wool to take wearable tech from catwalk to your wardrobe

Jul 9, 2018 Europe
Engineers are threading circuitry into clothes to create comfortable devices that could make electronic fashion the future of the textiles industry.
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IDTechEx TVPhoneme project creates new haptic communications future

Phoneme project creates new haptic communications future

Jun 26, 2018 United States
Communication could step beyond reading a cellular phone screen with a new technique by researchers to learn and read messages through a person's sense of touch.
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IDTechEx TVE-textiles control home appliances with the swipe of a finger

E-textiles control home appliances with the swipe of a finger

Jun 18, 2018 United States
Electronic textiles could allow a person to control household appliances or computers from a distance simply by touching a wristband or other item of clothing — something that could be particularly helpful for those with limited mobility. Now researchers have developed a new type of e-textile that is self-powered, highly sensitive and washable.
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IDTechEx TVAn elastic fiber set to revolutionize smart clothes

An elastic fiber set to revolutionize smart clothes

May 29, 2018 Switzerland
Scientists have found a fast and simple way to make super-elastic, multi-material, high-performance fibers. Their fibers have already been used as sensors on robotic fingers and in clothing. This breakthrough method opens the door to new kinds of smart textiles and medical implants.
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Active, user-controlled color-changing fabric

Active, user-controlled color-changing fabric

May 24, 2018 United States
The first-ever, active user-controlled color-changing fabric. The fabric, developed allows the user/wearer to change the color or pattern of the fabric through their smartphone.
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Myant & STOLL unveil the digital textile factory

Myant & STOLL unveil the digital textile factory

May 14, 2018 United States
The Myant & STOLL collaboration revolutionizes localized production with a one-stop, virtual factory that provides solutions for R&D, design, and manufacturing at scale.
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Polymer-graphene nanocarpets to electrify smart fabrics

Polymer-graphene nanocarpets to electrify smart fabrics

Apr 23, 2018 1 Russia
Researchers have discovered a method to modify and use the one-atom thin conductor of current and heat, graphene without destroying it. Thanks to the novel method, the researchers were able to synthesize on single-layer graphene a well-structured polymer with a strong covalent bond, which they called 'polymer carpets'. T