tech clothing

hammacher-lighted-gloves

The Light Casting Gloves will keep your hands warm this winter.  They have a "wind- and water-resistant outer shell, polyester insulation that keeps hands warm, and a brushed tricot lining that is soft and smooth against hands."  They also have a synthetic leather palm for improving your grip and elastic at the wrist to keep [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
scottevest-2-pocket-underwear

It will take a special, ultra-determined, and skillful pickpocket to snag your phone or passport while they are stored in these SCOTTeVEST Travel Boxers.  The underwear is made of a nylon/lycra blend with Aegis Microbe Shield, an "antimicrobial treatment that inhibits the growth of microbes, such as bacteria, mold, and mildew that can cause stains, [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
misfit-tshirt

Misfit Wearables, makers of the popular disc shaped Misfit Shine activity tracker, just announced the new Technical Tee. This high-performance shirt comes in sizes for both men and women and features a special pocket on the sleeve that has been specially designed to hold the Misfit Shine and Flash trackers. Made of cool, moisture wicking [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
panthervision-solarcap1

The Panther Vision Solar Powercap is a hands-free flashlight that you wear on your head that doesn't require constant battery replacements. This baseball cap is made of 100% Cotton and comes in three colors. It features two LEDs mounted under the cap's brim and a rechargeable NiMH battery that recharges from sunlight. The LEDs have [...]

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Posted in: News
elizabeth-anne-purse-n-boots-2

The PURSE N' BOOTS - EUROPEAN knee-high boots from Elizabeth Anne shoes are made of luxurious cowhide, and although they are made in a riding boot style, you can wear them for most any activity.  They are available in brown or black, in sizes from 5-12, and in slim, regular, and wide calf widths.  What sets [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
scottevest_questvest_44

SCOTTeVEST, or SeV for short, has been producing their patented TEC, or Technology Enabled Clothing, since 2000. Included in a now extensive product line, the Travel Vest (the original SCOTTeVEST), boasted 24 pockets designed to hold all sorts of items for travelers, hardcore technology users or anyone with gadgets to carry on their person. SCOTTeVEST has [...]

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Posted in: Reviews, Travel Gear
biking-glowes-kit-2

Bicycles don’t usually come with lights on them, and the add-on kits are usually either reflectors or lights that just alert drivers that someone is cycling in front of them.  During the day, you can use the hand signals you learned in driver’s ed classes to indicate when you will be making a turn, but [...]

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Posted in: Gear, Health, Fitness, Sports, News
scottevest-rfid-vest

If you've read The Gadgeteer for a while, you've surely seen a review of a SCOTTeVEST product.  Their clothing is designed to look sleek on the outside while storing a plethora of tech gadgets and the other gear you need for the day hidden in interior pockets.  Their new RFID Travel Vests are designed with the [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News, Outdoor Gear
gracies-gear-long-tank

If armbands for you phone or MP3 player aren't for you, maybe you'd prefer to carry your gear on your chest.  With the  Power Pouch Long Tank from Gracie's Gear, you'll have a three-compartment zippered pocket on your chest that can hold your phone, MP3 player, key, ID, or whatever you take with you.  The [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
nanotips1

NANOTIPS is a liquid polyamide solution that you can use on your favorite gloves to turn them into touchscreen compatible gloves. Simply brush the liquid on the finger tips, allow to dry and then use. Yes, I know winter is over for the majority of us in the US, but most people own multiple pairs of high [...]

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Posted in: Miscellaneous, News, Styluses
SeV-Sterling-Jacket-Review-01

  Working in IT for my day job and being a gadget fan, I carry a lot of gear each day.  I've always admired the many reviews for SCOTTeVEST here on the-gadgeteer and now finally get a chance to do a review myself!  Spring season is upon us here in New York, so this looked [...]

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Posted in: Gear, Outdoor Gear, Reviews
tooks-headphone-beanie

Some of our readers may be too young to remember those beanie hats with propellers, but you may all be interested in a beanie with something more useful than a plastic propeller.  The Tooks Headphone Beanies have built-in 20-20,000 Hz headphones inside that can be removed when the hat needs cleaning.  The above image shows [...]

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, News
hoodiebuddie-with-mic

We've told you about HoodieBuddie jackets in the past (see related links at the end of this article).  They are zip-up hoodies in adult and kids sizes with headphones built in to the drawstrings, and best of all, they are washable without removing the headphones first.  Their newest hoodie, the hb Standard Issue with hb [...]

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Posted in: Audio, Video, TV Gear, News
radiate-shirt-1

These days there are many gadgets available to use alongside and during workouts. Of course, it's easy to strap on a heart rate monitor and see how well you are doing on a run, but what about when simply lifting weights? Radiate Athletics has designed a shirt that changes color according to your body heat. [...]

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Posted in: Health, Fitness, Sports, News
sev-tropiformer

Tech clothing mega designer SCOTTEVEST has teamed up with uber geek shop ThinkGeek to create an exclusive jacket. The Tropiformer Jacket is made of super lightweight, soft breathable fabric that will be great for that trip to the tropics or warm summer months in Southern Indiana. It features 22 pockets, 5 colors and the ability [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News
anyglove-solution

Winter is here, and you're probably wearing gloves when you go outside, so you can't answer your ringing phone without removing the gloves.  The Gadgeteer has reported on lots of conductive gloves over the years, but what if you have a pair of gloves you like and want to continue using?  The AnyGlove solution can [...]

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The stretchy eTip Driving gloves from North Face allow use of touch-based screens without baring your fingers to the chill air.

Here in the Northern Hemisphere it's winter, and that means gloves. With touch screens on all those smart phones, tablets, and such, what's a geek to do? Why, get a gadget-friendly pair of gloves, of course! The North Face company, known for outdoor gear of all types, has had a line of gloves for use [...]

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Posted in: Outdoor Gear, Reviews

We first reported on the Stuffa Jacket back in August; it's a jacket that with multiple pockets built into it that allows you to stuff it with up to 5 kg  (11 lb) of clothes and other items. Well the Stuffa Jacket's now up for pre-order. Currently available in black for men and red for women, [...]

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Posted in: Gear, News, Outdoor Gear
Escape Jacket

I'm sure we've all been there.  You're in the cinema, at a concert, or in a meeting or a presentation, and your mobile phone goes off attracting much unwanted attention and many death stares.  Despite all the best intentions, it's easy to forget to turn off your phone or set it to vibrate. Well, designer [...]

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Posted in: Miscellaneous, News

Hate having to take your messenger off just to take your jacket off? Acronym is a German-based company who makes a pretty funky range of technical bags, pants and jackets.  The E-J23 shown above allows you to remove your jacket without taking your messenger bag off. Other jackets  are "a hybrid of vintage Japanese kimono and modern [...]

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Posted in: Bags, News, Outdoor Gear