Category: Gadgets

The Sigfox Micro Base Station test

sigfox micro-basestation characteristics The Sigfox Micro-Basestation is an indoor / outdoor basestation made to extend the Sigfox public network. You can’t use it to create a private network actually. Even with the added cellular connectivity you can install it outdoor with the casing shown on the right. The antenna is integrated and you have no […]

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Why Video Doorbells Are the Best Smarthome Gadget

Video doorbells are the most important smarthome device you can buy. Smart light bulbs may be flashy, but—when properly integrated—a video doorbell will become something you can’t live without. They’re incredibly reasonable, too, costing just $99 to $199. If you could only have one smarthome device, you should make it a video doorbell—assuming you can […]

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Research Study Says Social Media Might Make You Lonely And Depressed

Social media provides a lot of value to the world, but a new study suggests that we should start taking it in smaller doses – ideally no more than 30 minutes per day. The experimental study was conducted by Melissa G. Hunt and others at the University of Pennsylvania, and indications so far show that modest use […]

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Android versions: A living history from 1.0 to Pie

What a long, strange trip it’s been. From its inaugural release to today, Android has transformed visually, conceptually and functionally — time and time again. Google’s mobile operating system may have started out scrappy, but holy moly, has it ever evolved. Here’s a fast-paced tour of Android version highlights from the platform’s birth to present. […]

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IFM Entrepreneurs : from an idea to its realization

The Paris fashion school offers a training program to support future entrepreneurs in the sector. “From the founding idea to the realization of the project”. This is the promise of the “IFM entrepreneurs” training program for students and future entrepreneurs who integrate it. The Institut Français de la Mode (IFM) is thus supporting for one […]

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#LFFTF2017 : When Garments Protect Our Privacy

Even if the garment first function is to protect its wearer, through the ages some new faculty as a social window, allowing to communicate with others about what we really are : our tastes, our humour, our personnality, our identity… Technologies and digitals innovations revolutionnized activity sectors as well as they tranformed the fashion industry. […]

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Nokia 6.1 Plus and 8110 4G launch in Taiwan

Nokia will expand the market availability of the Nokia 6.1 Plus further by bringing it to Taiwan. The phone which launched in China in May as the Nokia X6 became available last week in Hong Kong. The Taiwan launch was teased last week and it only took a few days to materialize. The Nokia 6.1 Plus will be available […]

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When fashion questions artificial intelligence

Look Forward gives you a glimpse of the Salon Traffic, the Fédération du prêt-à-porter féminin’s major event. The closing conference, organised in partnership with Showroomprivé.com and moderated by Fabrice Jonas (Modelab), gathered Nicolas Latour (Digital University DDB), Antoine Millien (Fabernovel Innovate), Tony Pinville (Heuritech), Clarisse Reille (Défi), Alicia Birr (Google France), Guillaume Aurine (Salesforce) an […]

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Pyrates: feel-good smart textiles

Today we meet Regina, founder and CEO of Pyrates. Find out what she has to say about textile tech, athleisure, and slow fashion! What is the concept behind Pyrates? The idea was to create clothes that are vehicles of well-being, clothes that protect us from diverse elements such as pollution and UV lights, and that […]

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“New technologies have not waver fashion schools, on the contrary”

Will French fashion schools be able to keep up with the fast pace of Fashion Tech? Yes, as long as you open the training programs to this new horizon and especially teach students to always think a step ahead. Explanations with Céline Abecassis-Moedas, professor affiliated with ESCP Europe, and co-academic director of the ESCP Europe […]

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