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The Latest Technology event at EFS

GET UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH THE LATEST TECH This was a great opportunity for tech fanatics like myself to try out some of the most awesome latest technology on the market. On Thursday May 22nd, The ADCC (The Advertising & Design Club of Canada) brought us closer to technology that we don’t commonly see here. When I was in New York for Social Media week, which the venue happened to be around the corner to the Google head quarters, I saw Google glasses on people everywhere. Here in Toronto, never. Here’s the list of what we got to try: Oculus Rift Google Glass Leap Motion Kinect Bubl Makerbot Some of these toys you may never have heard of, so let me break it down for you. Oculus Rift This I thought was pretty cool. I know this technology has been in the works for quite a while now. But…

Wearable Tech in Fashion

Wearable technology has come a long way. There was that brief time in history when some people either didn’t understand bluetooth ear pieces or just simply hated them. I reckon mostly because they thought they were being talked too, but in reality the person was talking into their ear piece. Now technology has evolved into being a part of us. Now we’ve been seeing technology hit the runways! DVF (Diane von Furstenberg) used the Google glasses to capture the DVF creative process from a different perspective, which was accomplished by having the people involved with the entire process of making the show happen, by wearing Google glasses. DVF created a short film to show her Fashion Show through the model, stylist and designers eyes via Google glass: Then there’s the new dress that changes colour depending on a woman’s mood. The Bubelle Dress is made up of two layers, the…