Wearable technology jacket being developed by Google and Levi’s

Wearable technology smart jacket levis project jacquard

The idea is to create touch sensitive clothing that will allow a wearer to control his or her smartphone. The Advanced Technology and Projects (ATAP) group at Google is now joining forces with Levi’s in order to create a wearable technology jacket that will be touch sensitive and will use the specially designed and conductive fabric developed by Project Jacquard. The fabric is made by a special type of yarn that brings together natural and synthetic yarns with a metallic alloy. This special yarn can be woven into a single…

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