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Discussing The Tensions Between Fashion, Technology And Sustainability With Vanessa Friedman

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 03.07.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

It's Vanessa's opinion that using sustainability as a sales tool and part of the brand message, has an upside and a downside. The upside is the point of differentiation which can attract consumers, while the downside is that it puts the brand in a different niche for other consumers.

NSFW: This Is What Tech Has Done For Our Sex Lives

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Tech

It’s official, technology has officially taken over in every aspect of our lives, the way we work, the way we socialise, and now even the way we hav...

Surgeon Live Streams Operation With Snapchat Spectacles For First Time Ever

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 15.12.2016 | UK Tech

If you’ve got any surgery coming up, you might want to double check that your doctor isn’t planning on live streaming it to thousands of people on...

Virtual Reality Is Dead, Long Live Virtual Reality

Shannon Edwards | Posted 17.01.2017 | UK Tech
Shannon Edwards

More than a few us enjoyed a bit of eye rolling when we first heard about Google Glass. From 'ewww, not fashion' to 'creepy' - with some in media having a field day mocking the 'glassholes' who would dare to wear the device (not my joke).

Google Glass 2.0 Is Real, And THIS Is What It Looks Like

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.12.2015 | UK Tech

At long last we can confirm that Google Glass is NOT dead. In fact we can go one step further and show you exactly what it looks like, courtesy of ...

Google Has Found A Way For Us To Record And Replay Our Own Memories

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Tech

Google has been awarded a patent which would allow us to search through a video database of our lives, all recorded through Google Glass or some futur...

What Google Glass Has Learned From Apple Watch

Jason Mander | Posted 06.05.2016 | UK Tech
Jason Mander

In the world of wearables, Google Glass has had a pretty torrid time of it over the last year. One of the first devices to hit the wearables market, its many positives simply couldn't outweigh the laundry list of problems which meant that, for $1,500, it just didn't offer enough to capture the attention of tech-savvy consumers.

How Will the Apple Watch Prove Its Usefulness?

Miguel Milano | Posted 01.06.2015 | UK Tech
Miguel Milano

The possibilities that the Apple Watch opens to us are just the first step in how we will ultimately view wearables. Like other Apple devices, the Watch reimagines our relationship with technology and redefines the way people engage - with brands, with friends, with essential services and within the workplace.

Google Glass Is Making A Comeback

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Tech

When Google announced it was shutting down the Google Glass Explorer program many thought that would be the end of smart glasses. Google's push toward...

Dates Filmed With Google Glass Are The WORST Dates

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Tech

Dating is hard. We all know that. You have to be funny, witty, charming and infinitely more of these things than you are 99 per cent of the time. ...

What's the Future of Wearable Tech now Google Glass is Out?

Thomas Church | Posted 02.04.2015 | UK Tech
Thomas Church

Wearable technology should mean more than Nike+ or Apple Watch. It should also mean technology that allows you to create and decide what to wear.

How Google Glass Won

Jamillah Knowles | Posted 22.03.2015 | UK Tech
Jamillah Knowles

Looking from a height at the situation, Google came out with a chorus line show for a product that was not really on the market for anyone other than developers and it inspired a lot of us to realise that 'the future' in a sci-fi sense was almost here.

Google Glass Is Dead, Long Live Google Glass

Laurie Fitzjohn-Sykes | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech
Laurie Fitzjohn-Sykes

Google Glass and other smart glasses are continuing the trend of technological augmentation in the workplace. There may be a lack of 'killer apps' for consumers, but in the workplace smart glasses can already increase productivity.

Google Calls An End To Glass

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK Tech

Google has decided to call time on the current form of its experimental 'Glass' wearable computer. The 'Explorer Edition' of the heads-up display w...

Sony Unveils Rival To Google Glass

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Tech

Sony has unveiled a concept rival to Google Glass that can be attached to any pair of glasses. Called the Attach, these smart glasses are a separa...

Imagine Controlling Your Car With Your Tablet

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.01.2015 | UK Tech

CES 2015 is now fully underway with the self-tightening belts now out of the way, the major tech companies have hit the floor to start showing us thei...

Introducing The Wearable Device You Forgot You Already Had

Tamara Sword | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK Tech
Tamara Sword

So what could replace the smartphone? Rather than smart watches or augmented glasses, I'm following the money and betting on a technology that Facebook, Amazon and Google have all invested in. Drone technology.

We Name And Shame The Most Disappointing Tech Of 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

2014 gave the world of tech plenty to talk about with the inaugural launch of the Orion Mars spacecraft and the promise of free, clean energy from Loc...

Pryor, Murphy, Carlin... Is It Possible to Have a Comedy Icon In The Modern Era?

Aid Thompsin | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Comedy
Aid Thompsin

Even moving away from voluntarily saturating yourself, I wonder if, as Chris Rock suggested, the advent of the smartphone is destined to push stand-ups into doing 'safer' material, for fear of offending/losing the crowd, having it uploaded before it's ready and getting lynched for being racist, sexist or slanderous. I worry that he's right.

Wearable Tech Is Coming to Town

Daniela Cecilio | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Tech
Daniela Cecilio

Christmas is approaching fast and with it, the unavoidable questions arise: what to buy for whom from where? What's on trend? What's worth investing in? This year, it looks like all people want for Christmas... is a wearable device. Think smartwatches and fitness and health trackers.

New Google Glass App Wants To Evaluate Your Sex Life

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Tech

Glance is a new Google Glass app that lets you see sex from the other person's perspective. The idea is that you both wear Google Glass during tha...

Social Media Is A Drug We Can't Kick, But What's Next?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.11.2014 | UK Tech

Social media has existed long before Facebook or Twitter, whether it's the creation of the telegram or the golden age of the Pony Express. Turns out t...

The More Human Robots Become, The More We Hate Them

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK Tech

If you try and picture the future, there are a set number of things that will immediately appear in your head: flying cars, space travel and, humanoid...

A Week With Google Glass

Kris Griffiths | Posted 21.12.2014 | UK Tech
Kris Griffiths

It was during a Metallica gig at O2 Arena in 2008 that I first witnessed a live artist lose patience with the cameraphone brigade - frontman James Hetfield pausing to tell everyone in the immediate crowd to "put your f***ing cameras and phones away, and just enjoy the show ok?".

Google Investing In Magic, Floating Whales

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK Tech

Google has made a huge new investment in some kind of giant, floating whale generator. Or maybe it's just a new type of virtual/augmented reality. ...