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'Ultra-thin invisibility skin cloak' could one day be worn like a garment

Scientists have created a thin cloak that can render anything it covers undetectable, and that proves yet again that we're living in the science fiction future.

By September 17, 2015


Boobs-on: Interactive sports bra pulls you into alignment

Good posture isn't a choice when you squeeze yourself into Alignmed's new high-tech bra. It's an imperative. CNET's Amanda Kooser knows firsthand.

By October 28, 2015


'Game of Thrones' actress woven into a 3D-printed, futuristic gown

At the unveiling of a fashion designer's new collection, Gwendoline Christie, the actress best known as Brienne of Tarth, was the centrepiece.

By October 11, 2015


F-U-N-D-E-D: Silicon Valley bets $100M that computers can help you look good

Beauty and fashion startups hope to edge out the local mall by creating software that learns and anticipates what people want to wear.

By September 18, 2015


Bone yarn brings new meaning to 'knitted skullcap'

Researchers at ETH Zurich have developed a way to spin good quality yarn from slaughterhouse waste.

By August 11, 2015


Google wants to bring touchscreen controls to your clothing

Google's experimental hardware division talks smart textiles, and controlling them just by the touch of your hand.

By May 29, 2015


Fitbit takes first steps toward initial public offering

The wearable fitness device company is counting on investor enthusiasm for its step-tracking tech to help it raise $100 million.

By May 7, 2015


'Avengers' workout clothes let you lift like the Hulk

If you're looking for a superhero-esque gym run, consider a new clothing line from Marvel and Under Armour that lets you look like your favorite Avenger as you hit the free weights.

By April 14, 2015


3D-printed swimsuit echoes the motion of crashing waves

This swimsuit uses 3D printing to combine sculpture and fashion to create a stunning, one-off garment inspired by water.

By March 9, 2015


Fitbit's newest wearables begin shipping to customers

The wearable tech maker is releasing its newest gadgets, which add heart rate monitoring to their list of features, to North American customers.

By January 6, 2015