Levi’s Smart Denim Trucker Jacket
Search giant Google and renowned denim apparel maker Levi’s recently announced a release date and price for the Jacket st this years SXSW festival in Austin. Containing Project Jacquard technology from Google’s ATAP division, this may just be the breakthrough that the wearables industry has been waiting for. The jacket will be the first commercial product to contain Project Jacquard technology which is essentially a touch-sensitive fabric that acts just like a touchscreen interface would.
By swiping or tapping over certain zones in the fabric, wearers can control a variety of actions on their devices. Check it out in action in the video above.