“Oculus has bought an Israeli gesture recognition firm, potentially bringing the ability to interact with the worlds shown in its Rift virtual reality headset.”

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Decoded Fashion - Fashion Tech Daily - Oculus

“It’s an interesting—and possibly dangerous—time to be introducing a new smartwatch. The market is currently fractured. A bunch of models are based on Google’s Android Wear, but none of them have become a breakout hit. Samsung is doing both Android Wear and its own watch software built on the Tizen operating system. There’s Pebble. There are outliers such as Sony’s Smart Watch 3.”

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Decoded Fashion - Fashion Tech Daily -  Smartwatch

“It’s a Pebble Time, the smartwatch introduced by Pebble Technology on Kickstarter, where it has raised nearly $14 million. I don’t know a lot about #tech, except for my one brush with #wearables during fashion week, but to my uneducated eye they appear almost exactly the same.”

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Decoded Fashion - Fashion Tech Daily - Pebble x Apple Watch


  1. Peter Pilotto: With Help From Cara Delevingne and Target Our Bright Prints Hit the Sartorial Sweet Spot
    The label has partnered with the budget US retailer on an affordable line, causing a frenzy in the process.
  2. Zooey Deschanel Teams with Tommy Hilfiger
    To Tommy, From Zooey is the name of the new capsule collection designed by Tommy Hilfiger and Zooey Deschanel.
  3. Pebble Debuts a Smartwatch-Only App Store
    The maker of the wearable device has just launched a one-stop shop for its users.
  4. Eye on E-Commerce: SnobSwap
    SnobSwap is an online marketplace where users can shop, sell and swap luxury clothing, handbags and accessories.


  1. Birchbox Collaborates with US Weekly for Red Carpet Inspired Beauty Box
    Birchbox, the emerging leader in e-commerce beauty products, and top celebrity gossip source Us weekly, announced a partnership to curate a special edition Birchbox just in time for awards season.
  2. Why Pebble’s New Watch is Dressy on the Inside and Out
    Presented at CES 2014 this week, Pebble, known for ‘putting apps and notifications on your wrist’ and breaking Kickstarter records, have unveiled a completely new design…
  3. Chinese Internet Giants Alibaba and Sina Weibo Partner Up to Launch Weibo Payment
    Sina Weibo, the microblogging platform often called “China’s Twitter,” has partnered up with Alipay to launch a new payment platform called Weibo Payment.
  4. Tech Fit for the Showroom, But the Runway Might Have to Wait
    The Navigate Jacket from Wearable Experiments uses GPS navigation and a mapping app on the wearer’s smartphone to signal directions. It’s part of a new trend of wearable tech that some speculate will be a billion-dollar industry.


  1. Why Did Apple Just Hire a Fashion Industry CEO?
    Yves Saint Laurent’s ex CEO, Paul Deneve, has left the fashion house and is now being hired by tech power company, Apple.
  2. GoldieBlox, the Toy That Aims to Get Girls Hooked on Engineering is Coming to a Toys ‘R’ Us Near You
    The California based startup will now be selling their engineering and science themed girls’ toys at the major toy store, Toys ‘R’ Us.
  3. Smartwatches Hit the Mainstream, Pebble Lands at Best Buy
    The Kickstarter smartwatch startup, Pebble, has recently landed a deal to sell its wearable tech devices at Best Buy.
  4. Shop Louis Vuitton at Your Fingertips
    As many high luxury brands have become a part of the mobile commerce giant, Louis Vuitton decided to join and publicly announce it via an animated video.