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Body-temp camouflage for soldiers shows promise Researchers at the University of California San Diego have developed a wearable technology that can hide a person from heat-detecting sensors, such as night vision goggles, adapting to temperature changes within minutes. Read more…
Free Crochet Scarf Patterns Free crochet scarf patterns will keep you warm and cozy this winter or dress up an outfit. Whip one up for a useful and heartfelt handmade gift. Embellish your crochet scarf with one of the beautiful crochet flowers. Read more…
New clothing proven effective against mosquito bites North Carolina State University (NC State) researchers have created insecticide-free, mosquito-resistant clothing using textile materials they confirmed to be bite-proof in experiments with live mosquitoes. Read more…
Wearable keyboard is MIDI capable The prototype KnittedKeyboard II utilizes digital knitting technology, utilizing intarsia, interlock patterning and a collection of functional (electrically-conductive and thermoplastic) and non-functional (polyester) fibers. Read more…
Washable, battery-free, wearable alternative developed at Purdue This makes it possible to transform any conventional fabric items into battery-free wearables. These smart clothes are powered wirelessly through a flexible, silk-based coil sewn on the textile. Energy can be harvested from Wi-Fi or radio waves. Read more…
adidas, Allbirds collaboration produces low-carbon running shoe The companies say that the Futurecraft.Footprint was produced with 63 percent lower emissions when compared to a comparable shoe. Read more…
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