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Intel demonstrates health-tracking smart t-shirt, coming this summer

By Shawn Knight
May 28, 2014
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  1. We've seen a bevy of fitness tracking devices emerge over the past year or so - mostly in the form of watches or wrist bands. But perhaps we're going about wearable technology all wrong. Maybe it shouldn't arrive as an...

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  2. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 6,982   +909

    Now this is the future, not those gimmicky wristbands!
     
  3. VitalyT

    VitalyT TS Evangelist Posts: 1,828   +546

    It would be nice to have a shirt that shows how you're feeling, like by changing its colour, for example.

    So you feel like s##t, it will turn all brown.
     
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  4. dusseldorf

    dusseldorf TS Rookie

    I'm just going to say it -- next up -- smart undies.
     
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  5. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 6,003   +1,503

    You must not have watched the video, where it stated this could be used in conjunction with display devices such as wristbands. So it would effectively make those devices less gimmicky.
     
  6. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 3,088   +747

    Do you actually see something in this?...:confused:
     
  7. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 3,088   +747

    When are smart pyjamas coming? I'd want to keep an eye on my vitals while snoring and dreaming.:p
     
  8. wastedkill

    wastedkill TS Maniac Posts: 1,168   +243

    These will be massive for military use, track your soldier/spy across the world with it and you can tell if they are dead or alive!
     
  9. misor

    misor TS Maniac Posts: 1,017   +153

    The wearer has the following things:
    smartphone, smartshirt, etc.

    ...and the inference is he needs more smart things because he lacks it. :)
    ...so 'intel' is now outside of the body, gone? :)
     
  10. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 6,982   +909

    Yeah I didnt xD! I prefer reading sometimes :(
     
  11. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 6,982   +909

    More attractive than wristbands IMO. At least when the tech makes it to more widespread clothing, not just athletic. It could be useful for people with health problems.
     
     
  12. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 3,088   +747

    And make useful hospital gear.
     
  13. Digitechviper3

    Digitechviper3 TS Rookie

    Defected google+ share button on webpage :/
     


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