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​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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Rick Santorum's error page needles Hillary Clinton

Technically Incorrect: The latest Republican to enter the presidential race has a Web site. Its 404 page goes after the Democratic candidate's e-mail habits.

By May 28, 2015

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Google ATAP: Your next wearable could be your shirt

Google's Advanced Technologies and Products Team (ATAP) developed an interactive fabric that can control music, lights and more.

By May 28, 2015

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Logitech FabricSkin Keyboard Folio for iPad Air

The top-of-the-line FabricSkin Keyboard Folio for iPad Air is a sturdy spill-resistant case companion that's thinner than the previous version for iPad, but it's not the best keyboard accessory we've seen.

By December 9, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating December 9, 2013
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Sending a message from 2015 to space aliens (Tomorrow Daily 182)

The New Horizons spacecraft is at the center of a crowdfunding/sourcing effort to update onboard data about humanity for intelligent life forms that may come across it in the future. If we know the Internet like we think we do, we're assuming aliens will someday experience a RickRoll.

By May 21, 2015