Worn Out: The Fashion Industry's Giant Waste Problem

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Worn Out: The Fashion Industry's Big Oil Problem

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This High-End Alien Fashion Line Is Xenomorph Couture

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In space, no one can hear you scream —but everyone can still see how good you look if you’re wearing La Femme et Noir’s new fashion line based on Ridley Scott ’s 1979 sci-fi masterpiece Alien.

Fashionable Wearable Charger for your Smartphone


This Fashionable Bracelet Doubles Up As A Portable Charger For Your Smartphone [Video] (redmondpie.com). QBracelet wearable battery taps into fashion (slashgear.com). Q Design introduces QBracelet, a fashion accessory that charges your mobile devices (9to5mac.com). By Katie Kennedy. Q Designs has created a unique bracelet that increases your phone’s battery life.

IT As Fashion Statement

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A fashion designer made a dress powered by your brain — Future Blink

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Fashion tech designer Anouk Wipprecht incorporates engineering, robotics, and interactive design into her futuristic projects. More about Google , Mashable Video , Intel , Cirque Du Soleil , and Fashion Technology. Google Mashable Video Intel Cirque Du Soleil Fashion Technology

E-ink: Taking Fashion to a New Level


Now, e-ink is transitioning to the fashion world. By Katie Kennedy. Today we are just beginning to see what e-ink has to offer. With e-readers, e-ink multi-cards, the Pebble smartwatch, and more devices on the market, e-ink can be used in a variety of ways due to its flexibility. A new Lithuania-based start up company, iShüu Technologies, has created Volvorii Timeless peep-toe heels that incorporates e-ink. Currently, iShüu Technologies is seeking funding on Indiegogo.

A garment technologist created a fashion line for fellow disabled folks — Future Blink

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More about Fashion , Mashable Video , Wheelchair Users , Amputees , and Inclusive. Fashion Mashable Video Wheelchair Users Amputees InclusiveWhen garment technologist Victoria Jenkins became disabled in her 20s, she realized how limited clothing options could be.so

The Long History of Star Trek Uniform Fashions

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The debate over whether or not Starfleet is a military organization, a scientific one, or a messy, often contradictory combination of both has been a part of Star Trek since it began. One thing that we can always be certain of though? It loves a wardrobe shakeup.

The future of anti-surveillance fashion is bright (because the world is going to hell)

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In the future, they could be the ultimate anti-surveillance fashion statement. Over the past decade, computer science researchers, artists, fashion designers, and hobbyists have been creating clothing that makes it harder for surveillance systems to identify people.

Tech meets fashion in Shami Oshun's stunning designs

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How to cut ties with fast fashion when you really, really love clothes

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As a teenager, I would pore over catalogues and fashion magazines, dreaming of the day my shopping budget would exceed my meagre pocket money allowance. Since then, my relationship with fashion since has been beset with ups and downs. Social Good Fashion Sustainability Fast Fashion

The Fashion Industry Is Getting More Intelligent With AI


Read Ronald Schmelzer’s article in Forbes about the ways in which the fashion industry is using AI: The fashion industry is just as much about creating demand and brand awareness as it is about the manufacturing of fashion products.

This designer held a digital runway show while the fashion industry is on hold — Mashable Originals

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Anifa Mvuemba used 3D models and animation for her Hanifa fashion show while COVID-19 shut down the fashion industry. More about Tech , Mashable Video , Fashion Show , 3d Animation , and Mashable Originals. Tech Mashable Video Fashion Show 3d Animation Mashable Originals

WornOnTV: The charming fashion blog tracking all your favorite TV outfits

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Though I only rewatch Hart of Dixie once every few years, thanks to my favorite fashion blog, WornOnTV.net , Zoe Hart's stylish shorts and Lemon Breeland's elaborate dresses are available for me to gaze at in admiration and longing whenever I please. Lifestyle Television Fashion Blogs Cultur

Vertebrae lets fashion retail websites offer AR try-ons, no app needed

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Fashion retailing has become challenging thanks to store closures and pandemic concerns, but web-based AR try-on tools could help stores sell more online.

Cisco fashions tactical ransomware defense

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Cisco has taken a look at its security capabilities and those of its partners and come up with a playbook to address ransomware. Ransomware Defense can incorporate a range of Cisco products and address different levels of concern customers might have about ransomware, says Dan Hubbard, the CTO for Cisco’s security business. More on Network World: Cisco Talos: Spam at levels not seen since 2010 To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

Amazon launches ‘Luxury Stores’ to bring high-end fashion brands to Prime shoppers on mobile


Amazon has launched its Luxury Stores shopping experience, bringing high-end fashion to Prime members through the Amazon mobile app. Amazon Amazon Luxury Stores fashion retail style(Amazon.com screen grab). Maybe it’s time to get out of the quarantine sweatpants.

Don't Let Amazon's Cheap Fashion Fool You

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I have spent an ungodly amount of time the past two days on Amazon, curating this cursed blog of bad Prime Day deals. A lot of these terrible deals are on extremely ugly pieces of clothing that the seller likely just needed to get rid of.

These Airbag Jeans Could Fashionably Protect Motorcyclists

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Strapping on a leather suit can protect you from a nasty case of road rash should you wipe out on a motorcycle, but that’s about it. For more robust protection during a crash, several companies have been developing airbag technology for motorcycles, including a pair of inflatable jeans designed to protect a rider’s… Read more. safety airbags motorcycles gadgets tech consumer tech airbag inside sweden ab pants clothing mocycle

Popular Danish fashion ERP provider opens service in New York

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Admiral Consulting Group has concluded a partnership agreement to sell, implement and support the ERP solutions of Denmark’s TRIMIT Fashion, a multi-vertical integrated software system for the fashion and apparel industry based on Microsoft Dynamics. TRIMIT covers the entire fashion industry value chain from design through quotation/order and production to customer service.

Emma Stone brings punk fashion and classic Disney villainy to the first 'Cruella' trailer

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Cruella film is a prequel to 101 Dalmations , depicting a young Cruella de Vil and the fashion career that led her to stealing puppies for coats. Our first look at the origin story of Disney villain Cruella de Vil is here.

Couture Meets Data Centers During Paris Fashion Week

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Access Governance: Managing the who and what of data access rights in a timely fashion


Inevitably, there will be some components that still need to be accomplished in a manual fashion. If something is different than the “norm” for a role, it can be revoked in a timely fashion. Dean Wiech. Over the past decade, many organizations have, or at least attempted to, implement access governance (AG) applications within their organizations.

WFH in comfort with these fashionably functional picks

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You Got This is a series that spotlights the gear you need to improve one area of your life. If you buy something from this post, we may earn an affiliate commission. Working from home doesn't have to be drab, and joggers aren't just for jogging.

CLOAK and swagger: Apparel brand teams with Microsoft for ‘Minecraft Dungeons’ fashion line


Check out the launch trailer for “Minecraft Dungeons”: Geek Life Cloak fashion Games Gaming Microsoft Minecraft Dungeons MojangA “Minecraft Dungeons” cloak available from the apparel company CLOAK. CLOAK Photo).

Look at this cool LED face mask made by a fashion entrepreneur

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At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, fashion designer Chelsea Klukas of Lumen Couture was planning to make some standard cloth face masks for friends. Other fashion designers are picking up on this too, I think we will start to see like the Rolex version of masks.”.

Neon Cowboys: The Black-owned fashion brand lighting up country music

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More about Fashion , Mashable Shopping , Neon Cowboys , Culture , and Startups. Fashion Mashable Shopping Neon Cowboys Culture StartupsAsia Hall got the idea for Neon Cowboys at the Stagecoach Music Festival in Indio, California one year.

Fitbit’s Luxe is a fashion-focused fitness band that costs $149.95

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Fitbit has announced its new Luxe fitness tracker that looks like a more fashion-focused take on the Inspire 2. Fitbit’s Luxe comes in a few different finishes | Fitbit. It leaked last week , but Fitbit is making it official with the news that the Luxe is available for preorder starting today , April 19th, for $149.95. This cost includes six months of the Fitbit Premium service, which usually costs $9.99 per month.

WandaVision Opened With a Stylishly Old-Fashioned Web of Lies and Intrigue

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The first of WandaVision ’s many secrets is one that the new Disney+ series actually reveals to you in the premiere episode’s first moments.

Keynote: Social Media in Fashion Retailing

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Tomorrow morning I am giving a keynote to the managers of a national shopping center group about the power of social media in retail, focused on fashion. The presentation covers three domains: The Social Landscape : A quick overview of the role of Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Tumblr in fashion retailing. Social Media Strategy : A run through our well-known Social Media Strategy Framework in the context of fashion.

CIO interview: How River Island is using cloud to fend off its fast fashion competitors

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River Island CIO, Doug Gardner, on how embracing cloud, online and mobile devices is driving sales in its high street stores

Worn Out: The Challenge of Shopping for Sustainable Clothes

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Amazon discontinues the Echo Look and migrates AI style recommendations to other apps and devices

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Track Your Miles Fashionably With a New Fitbit


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eCommerce Will Account for 36% of Global Fashion Retail Sales by 2022

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Fashion is the second largest retail category after grocery. A quarter of clothing, accessories, and footwear (fashion) spending already occurs online and is still rapidly growing. In our recently published Online Fashion Retail […]. The eCommerce shift is a significant, palpable movement in most economies. Brick-and-mortar and eCommerce retailers are vying for shoppers’ attention and dollars. B2C ecommerce ecommerce global ecommerce

Facebook research reveals AI tools for improving online clothes shopping

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A trio of Facebook papers show that the company continues to make progress toward an AI fashion assistant for its billions of users. Read More.

Balenciaga made a video game for its latest collection — Future Blink

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The interactive experience is called Afterworld: The Age of Tomorrow, and players can walk through all the latest fashions in the futuristic world of 2031. More about Mashable Video , Fashion Show , Video Games , Balenciaga , and Fashion Technology.

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The best Squarespace templates for blogs about food, travel, fashion, and beyond

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IMAGE: BEST FOR FASHION BLOGS. If you’re a blogger, you know the importance of a good website. Categorizing posts and laying them out in an easy-to-navigate manner is really important because otherwise, readers might just bail instead of start reading. So when it comes to picking the right website building platform, bloggers have a big decision to make — especially if they don’t have coding experience. Why should I use Squarespace for my blog?

Friday's Best Deals: The Walking Dead Collection, Fashion Face Masks, Midea Dehumidifier, Converse Last Chance Sale, Satisfyer Pro 2 Vibrator, and More

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The complete Telltale Walking Dead Collection , a Satisfyer Pro 2 Vibrator , World of Cyberpunk , and fashion face masks lead Friday’s best deals. Read more. kinja deals deals deals of the day

Get Wasteland 3 for $30 and Enjoy Some Good Old Fashioned Dystopian Action

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Wasteland 3 (PS4) | $30 | Amazon Wasteland 3 (XBO) | $36 | Amazon Read more. kinja deals deals amazon deals

This hoodie has a face shield and 'sneeze sleeve' to protect against COVID-19

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Part of the Protective Fashion line, the hoodie was designed to make being safe fashionable. More about Fashion , Mashable Video , Coronavirus , Covid 19 , and Face Shield. Fashion Mashable Video Coronavirus Covid 19 Face Shield

Apple AirTags Have Created a Whole New World of Accessories

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