Tech-Heavy Fab­rics, Clips And Rings

Gadgets and Gizmos (India) - - COVER STORY -

There is a lot of tech that goes be­hind mak­ing many of our fab­rics, now there will be more. So while there are at­tempts be­ing make to build self-fit­ting clothes, you can al­ready buy Nume­trex bras and vests that map heart rates and alert you if some­thing is wrong. There is also the NFC-en­abled RFID Smarter Socks that can com­mu­ni­cate with your phone to help you find its pair in the laun­dry. Or look for the MYO, which reads your mus­cles to con­trol com­put­ers, smart­phones and a bunch of other gad­gets. Cre­ated by Thalmic Labs, the MYO could be the fu­ture of how we in­ter­act with com­put­ing de­vices and even a lot of ma­chines. The com­pany is now tak­ing pre-or­der and ship­ments are ex­pected early 2014. If you aren't the type to wear arm bands, then you can clip on a Mis­fit Shine ac­tiv­ity tracker. That could soon be a fash­ion state­ment.

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