Google Glass gets fashionable DVF shades – Net-A-Porter and Mr Porter UK

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If you recall my Google Glass review I mentioned that fashion-houses and designers were getting in on the act as well as there being some rather cool shades on display. Well, following its partnership in the US, online fashion retailers Net-A-Porter and Mr Porter have teamed up with Google to offer its collections in the [...]

NEX Band from Mighty Cast – modular geek chic smart jewellery

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Mention wearable tech these days and you’re more likely to envisage either a smartwatch or some gadgety eyewear. The NEX band is totally different. Could it be called smart jewellery? Montreal firm Mighty Cast has unveiled the latest in geek chic with the NEX. This hi-tech charm bracelet has five spaces for customisable smart modules. [...]

Magne-hinge glasses offers spec wearers magnetic customisation

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As a long-time spectacle wearer (I just need glasses for driving, cinema and seeing things) I am happy to see some new tech being brought to us non-hipster spec wearers. These groovy glasses swap the usual screws in their hinges for magnets which means instant customisation and repairs – as well as removing those awkward [...]

Samsung Gear Fit and Gear Neo now available in UK

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Samsung’s latest wearables have landed in UK and ready so if you’ve been waiting for the Samsung Gear Neo or Fit, now’s your chance. UK retailer Unlocked Mobiles are now selling Samsung’s latest smartwatch and fitness band in the UK. The Samsung Gear 2 Neo is now available for £179.98 and the Samsung Gear Fit [...]

Google Glass to get cool injection thanks to Ray-Ban and Oakley

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It has just been revealed that Google has signed a deal with Luxottica, the company behind brands like Ray-Ban, Oakley and Burberry, to design versions of its achingly geeky really cool and hip spectacles – Google Glass. A statement on the Luxottica website reveals it “will join forces to design, develop and distribute a new [...]

S-Circle is next wearable tech from Samsung’s galaxy

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If you thought that Samsung had announced all their new wearable devices at Mobile World Congress last month, think again as the S-Circle has appeared. Last month’s Sammy show-and-tell featured the Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and the Samsung Gear Fit. Now another device, which seems to be additional to the Galaxy Glass facewear [...]