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NAVIGATE Jacket Uses LEDs, Haptic Feedback To Help Direct Its Wearer

12/04/2013, Trusting your phone to navigate you through a heavily-populated city is something we’re sure many of us have done as we try our best to follow directions to get to our destination in a timely manner. But what if our clothing could be used to help direct...

Machina Midi Controller Jacket Complete At Last

01/21/2013, We did talk about the Machina Midi Controller Jacket sometime in May last year, but that was when it is still far from finished, and definitely not as cool as the polished and final article. Well, the Machina Midi Controller Jacket, after one whole year...

Sporty Supaheroe jacket for safe cycling

03/22/2012, Cycling at night can be fun and cooling, but there is an element of danger attached to it – as other motorists might not be able to see you clearly. I do not think with the Sporty Supaheroe jacket, that will happen to you though, as it offers a far...

Keyboard Jacket – fashion better left at home

03/24/2011, Unless you’re planning to dress up for a costume party, here is one jacket you probably don’t want to be caught dead wearing, unless of course, you fancy yourself as the epitome of geekiness or you really like keyboards. Really, really like...

USB jackets keep you warm

01/25/2011, Heated jackets aren’t anything revolutionary, they’ve been done before, but this is the first time we have a heated jacket that can be charged through a USB port. The Electro Amp jacket was designed by a former Intel engineer and uses carbon-fiber...

Heated Jacket combats bitter chill of the winter

01/10/2011, The cold of winter is something that some people loathe, as they’d want nothing better than to sunbathe at a tropical beach, but for those who do not have the money or opportunity to do so, there is always an alternative. Good thing money buys us...

Milwaukee M12 Heated Jacket

12/14/2010, If you’re already dreaming of a white Christmas, you might want to make sure that you have ways of keeping yourself warm to enjoy it. Considering that we love technology, it’s no surprise that the Milwaukee 2330-2X M12 12-Volt XX-Large Heated...

Jacket features turn signal LEDs

05/27/2010, Arduino could very well be the next best thing since sliced bread for some folks, as Leah Buechley demonstrates with her new jacket that espouses turn signal LEDs thanks to a Lilypad Arduino microcontroller board which will respond to switches located on...

DIY Heating and Cooling Jacket

04/12/2010, Chris Francklyn, Diana George, Jenna Sobieray and Alex Cossoff – all of them students, have come up with an interesting DIY project – “How to make a Heating and Cooling Jacket”. This jacket is smart enough to check the temperature...

H=Jacket doubles up as backpack

01/27/2010, If you have ever attended events like CES, you would know that lugging around a whole lot of gear can be a pain, especially to the shoulders and back. Perhaps that is why there are massage stations strategically located around the CES showfloor for a...

Acronym GT-J14 jacket

10/02/2009, Are you a huge fan of portable music? If so, the Acronym GT-J14 jacket might be just your cup of tea – after all, this hardshell, Gortex-infused jacket will boast a decent enough styling that won’t make you the laughing stock among your office...

Mountain Hardwear Refugium Jacket

09/28/2009, Winter is about to set in in a couple months’ time for those living in the northern hemisphere, so why not prepare yourself with the Mountain Hardwear Refugium Jacket? After all, this multitasking jacket not only helps you keep warm with an Ardica...

Modu launches its first phone

07/23/2009, Back in February, Modu was drawing attention because they were showing a cute little phone at Mobile World Congress. It is now on the market and has already been the object of a hands-on by mobo, an Israeli website. The phone design is very basic: 2.5G,...