- The future of the jeans is called “Jacquard”
- The jeans to control a cell phone? Here’s how!
- Google and Levi’s are getting high
The future of the jeans is called “Jacquard”
‘Welcome to the future’ you want to call directly at this news. Because: Levi Strauss tradition brand and Google are already working on a project that will revolutionize the way of a conventional pair of jeans.
To make a call with the jeans? Shut down the laptop with the sofa? “Jacquard” is the project under which the giant Levi’s and Google now a jeans design, that will control the light switch and computer or cell phones with touch in the future. Sounds utopian, but currently real than ever.
The jeans to control a cell phone? Here’s how!
How the whole thing works? Special, electronically conductive threads are incorporated in the jeans and react with the body heat of the hand sensory. One wipes over the fabric of his clothing, so technically connected device reacts. The challenge for Levi’s and Google: the material and the communications chips as small but effective as possible create, that the style a piece of clothing it is not lost. Also the power supply is an issue that must be the inventor…
Google and Levi’s are getting high
When the jeans it should not remain however. Jackets, shirts or fabric covers for furniture are produced with this intelligent substance. The great thing: The conductive threads do not react with water. So, no one must fear walking in the rain and thunderstorms on the doorstep.
It and Google see the smart clothing Levi not only as a revolution in the market, but also as a social support. The idea: More time with friends and family instead of mundane actions to give preference (for example light in the apartment off, while everyone else at the dining table sit and wait) to spend. Paul Dillinger, designer at Levi Strauss, said the Developer Conference Google I/O to do this recently: “And if we can keep eye contact with the person here, which we have just dinner, it has a special value.”
When can I touch screen jeans buy?
Until the smart jeans comes on the market, must still a small little wait. Expected in autumn 2016 the first textiles with touch screen effect will be completed. Until they can go into series production, probably more time in the country will go. But the way for futuristic clothing is paved.
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