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Google's future fabric and gesture radar for wearables

A textile concept called Project Jacquard lets you control electronic devices via conductive yarn, while Project Soli is a tiny radar sensor to detect gestures without touching anything.

By May 29, 2015


​Google, fabrics, and fashion? A peek at Project Jacquard

Interactive fabric that can be used to control lights, music or more: what exactly does it do, and why? I tried out Google's mysterious side project.

By May 28, 2015


Electroloom 3D printer makes seamless fabric from liquid

By using a process known as electrospinning, a new kind of 3D printer might someday fabricate your clothes moments before you go out for the night.

By May 18, 2015


Disney Research's new 3D printer can print in fabric

Disney Research has had a second go at creating a 3D printer capable of creating flexible objects made of soft fibres.

By April 20, 2015


Motion-powered 'smart' fabric could charge your electronics

A new type of fabric is designed to collect and store static electricity in order to give your personal devices a power boost.

By April 13, 2015


LiquidOff: Nontoxic, nonhazy hydrophobic fabric spray

NeverWet may soon be facing some hydrophobic competition in the form of LiquidOff, an eco-minded fabric spray made to repel water without leaving a haze behind.

By June 18, 2014


Volkswagen's other crimes (according to Conan O'Brien)

It wasn't just a little environmental fiddling. It was far, far more.

By September 30, 2015


See a supersonic jet's shock waves in mind-bending NASA images

A new technique uses the sun and moon as backgrounds to capture visuals of supersonic shock waves as a crazy-fast jet breaks the sound barrier.

By September 24, 2015


Uber ups presence in SF Bay Area with buy of building in Oakland

Flush with cash, the ride-hailing company purchases a nearly 400,000-square-foot building in Oakland, California, across the bay from its San Francisco headquarters.

By September 23, 2015


Hug this life-size plush BB-8 'Star Wars' droid

Your new cuddle-buddy is a full-size BB-8 droid that will roll its cushiony plush self into your arms and heart.

By September 21, 2015