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Invisibility cloak and sneakers with NFC: what makes clothes of the XXI century



It would seem, what innovations can be in clothes? Flying shoes were not invented, and the invisibility cloak remained on the pages of fiction. But, no! Progress has brought us not only smartphones with five cameras but also technological clothes. Even today, wardrobe items are able to change color, glow, charge from the outlet and hide you from prying eyes.

Heated jacket

What you dreamed of, standing in the cold waiting for the bus, brought to life Xiaomi. She released a jacket with a heated battery — 90 Points Temperature Control Jacket. It has a smart thermal controller, auto-off function after removing the jacket and HEATEX system that allows you to adjust the temperature. The manufacturer offers to forget about winter outfits in the style of cabbage and say goodbye to layering, buying only one thing.

Heated jacket

This is possible thanks to a complex technology invented by Chinese craftsmen — fabrics with carbon nanotubes. It distributes heat evenly throughout the body. In this outfit, your mother will not make you wear a puffy down jacket instead of a minimalist windbreaker.

Invisibility Cloak

The most courageous desires of the comrade major became a reality long ago. No, the entire population of the country does not go to the spring conscription. We're talking about the invisibility cloak. It was developed in Japan: engineers at the University of Tokyo created a material consisting of a billion microscopic beads. From the back they are mounted tiny video cameras, transmitting a picture on the front side of the cloak. The result is not visible to man, but only the background on which it stands.

Perhaps soon this will equip the military from different countries of the world — it's a very convenient cloak to hide from prying eyes. But who knows, suddenly the world army already complement these pieces, just no one sees? And right now, behind you is a CIA agent in invisible clothes, spying on your browser history.

Cold-preserving clothing

The people who are concerned not only with how to keep warm in winter but also how not to melt in the sun in the summer then there is a solution. The Australian company Arctic Heat produces clothes with a gel that accumulates cold. It is enough to roll the jacket into the freezer for a while, after which it begins to give the cold, saving from the heat for several hours. But you can do without a refrigerator: if ten minutes to hold the vest Arctic Heat in ice water, it will remain cold for about one hour.

It is worth such a thing in the area of $ 200. The price is not so critical if you do not buy for pampering, and plan to use on a regular basis. And if you approach the issue creatively, it is easy to expand the field of application of such a refrigerator. For example, a jacket is convenient to cool drinks or wrap a container with pickled meat on the way to the country.

Glowing clothes

Neon lights today are nothing new: China is littered with shop sneakers with glowing soles. But Studio XO still tried, creating clothes with luminous elements. These are led caps, backpacks, and jackets with built-in fibers that glow with all the colors of the rainbow. Everything is controlled through the app on your smartphone.

Glowing clothes

The company relies on "generation Z" — people born after 1996. They have been involved in technology since childhood and are almost inseparable from it. And what more accurately conveys the essence of man, if not his "fashion bow"? Things with led lights, reflective and bright elements — it's all about children today. Perhaps soon the Millennials will release their outfit. For example, jackets with built-in monitor-TV, which will nonstop spin stream Pudiya. All in the best traditions of the show "Pimp my ride".

"Eternal" sneakers

Tired of spending money to update your wardrobe? Then this lot is for you. Manchester scientists have developed sneakers with a sole, which is literally no demolition. Well, at least in theory. They thought of adding graphene, a heavy-duty material, to the rubber sole. It's 200 times stronger than steel.

"Eternal" sneakers

Only manufacturers have not taken into account that the shoes are often torn at the seams, but the sole is usually in good condition. So now it's time for them to do graphene fabric, threads, and laces. Not all are some planes and machines to make ultra-high-strength materials.

The fabric of aerosol

Yes, you did not seem. It's really about the fabric sprayed from the can. The fabric is a very thin cotton thread placed in a sprayer. The principle of operation is simple: spread the right amount of the body — and the clothes are ready. The fabric is presented in a wide range of colors.

In our opinion, this is a great option for those who hate washing. Why change things if you can throw them away and put on new ones? Woke up this morning, sprayed his pants and t-shirt, stomped to work. Every day a fresh outfit! And if you buy a few cans of different textures and colors, you can constantly experiment with them. Here already and to the status of the first fashionista of the area nearby.

Sneakers, which are laced themselves

Another innovation for businessmen and other busy people. After all, everyone knows that putting on sneakers on average takes two to five hours a day. Because of shoes with automatic lacing — a necessary purchase for any business person. Okay, kidding. First of all, Nike Adapt BB created for basketball players, which is expensive to Tinker with shoes during the game.

shoes with automatic lacing

The laces are hidden under the fabric because they are not visible from the outside. And you need to manage the process using the application for your smartphone, where it is easy to check the charge level, change the color of the lights and perform other settings. Yes, the shoes will have to be charged. But not as often as a phone or smartwatch - the battery will last for 10-20 days. If, of course, we are not deceived by Nike.


Now imagine: you have the invisibility cloak, neon cap, pants spray-cooled jacket and samozashnurovyvayuschihsya shoes... Clearly will be the coolest in the area! The main thing — to save money for all this high-tech.


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