Buenos Aires, Argentina
via Trey Ratcliff
The Japanese Auto-maker Honda is also known for their robot Asimo, but did you know they were developing a device that assist you when walking? The walking assist device, Bodyweight Support Assist, is designed for those with weak leg muscles but don’t need the use of wheelchair. People have already applied for them but the device is still in the teting stage before they can release them for commercial use.
via Geeky Gadgets
Maybe soon we won’t need our bodies to get to places… like Nixon in Futurama:
image via Jedi Council Forums
Old news, but I’ve recently revisited the good ol Hussein Chalayan S/S ’07 collection while discussing about innovative garments with my roommate. We’ve heard of spider-silk-goats and wearable electronics, but dresses that transform into something completely different within seconds with the use of technology is probably still pretty unheard of.
ps. kind of NSFW: