Saturday, May 14, 2005

LED illuminating wearable fanciness

Using small and bright LED matrix(177LEDs), moving pictures, images, texts, and various patterns are displayed. Intense visual effects related to emotions, opinions and information are fashionably displayed.
http://ilovepix.com/en/htm/main.htm
Introducing the most technologically advanced piece of clothing since the Hypercolor t-shirt ... the LED scrolling belt buckle.
http://www.gizmodo.com/archives/nyx-screen-jacket-024883.php
The PIMP watch from Japan.
http://wearables.engadget.com/entry/5719585415083584/
http://www.tokyoflash.com/viewwatch.php?id=53&from=W1&KW=LED-watches
Nyx clothing offers built-in flexible display screens
http://www.gizmag.com/go/3409/
There is nothing as powerful as an idea whose time has come, and the response to this article has made it the most popular article on the site this week. Similarly, regardless of the trade show at which NYX illuminated clothing is shown, it becomes the talking point of show attendees and the catalyst for vivid imaginations as they seek to project what might happen with this technology over the next few years.
http://www.coolhunting.com/archives/2004/11/nyx_wearable_di_1.php
http://www.gizmodo.com/archives/nyx-screen-jacket-024883.php
Media Lab Europe Human Connectedness research group's iBand: a wearable device for handshake-augmented interpersonal information exchange.
http://web.media.mit.edu/~stefan/hc/projects/iband/