Apple hires major fashion exec

Posted by on Jul 4, 2013 in News | No Comments

Big news for wearables (well, could be). Apple hires Yves Saint Laurent CEO Paul Deneve. With a nod to the luxury fashion world, the tech giant brings former YSL CEO ...

Jawbone to acquire BodyMedia for $100M

Posted by on Apr 30, 2013 in News | One Comment

Big news for wearable tech in the consumer electronics sector. Jawbone’s BodyMedia acquisition is an important milestone and an indication that the wearable tech industry is starting to take off ...

Engadget: The Wearable Tech Issue

Posted by on Dec 18, 2012 in News | No Comments

Engadget’s magazine, Distro, arrives with a look at wearable computing and the history behind Google Glass in their newly published Issue 70. It includes a good overview of the history ...

In Remebrance Bill Moggridge, 1943-2012

Posted by on Sep 10, 2012 in News | No Comments

Very sad news for the design community recently with the passing of one of IDEO’s cofounders Bill Moggridge. He has been a tremendous influence to designers world wide and has ...

Apple hires a wearable technology guru

Posted by on Apr 24, 2010 in News | No Comments

Apple hired a Senior Prototype Engineer, Richard W. DeVaul, a few weeks ago. He has a Ph.D. in Media Arts & Sciences from MIT and co-founded AWare Technologies. Not completely new ...