The James Dyson Award had an interesting array of national winners this year.  An outdoor vacuum cleaner for maintaining parks, kinetic furniture, and a buoy that becomes a natural part of the ocean environment were some of the standout ideas. One other creation that is catching lots of attention is a type of clothing that grows […]

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Bosch, X-Spect scanner, food, fabric, textile, portable

If you track your gluten intake, you probably already know about the Nima Portable Food Sensor. It works to measure gluten amounts in your food when you place a sample of your meal into its testing canister. Bosch’s X-Spect scanner is a similar tool; you can measure your food’s freshness in addition to recognizing cloth […]

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Soon operating your IoT smart devices will be as simple as swiping the arm of your jacket. Just imagine dimming your Phillips Hue Light Bulbs by pressing a button on your jacket or silencing an incoming phone call by touching the sleeve of your coat. The giant clothing retailer Levi’s is making their first smart […]

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