WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear Socialite Review: The Discreet Safety Wearable for Women

WiseWear's socialite collection is the only truly discreet safety wearable on the market. Geared towards professional women, this wearable looks like a piece of jewelry but can keep your loved ones informed in critical moments with its unique distress signal feature. Here's my review of Calder from the WiseWear Socialite Collection.

High Tech Meets High Fashion with Anouk Wipprecht’s Wearable Robots – 360 Video Interview

High Tech Meets High Fashion with Anouk Wipprecht’s Wearable Robots – 360 Video Interview

Anouk Wipprecht is not your average fashion designer. Her pieces go beyond fabric and stitches, and into the realm of exoskeletal 3D printing and microcontrollers, bringing garment and wearer together into a united cyborgian being. In this 360 video interview, I sit down with Anouk to discuss her path to becoming a world-famous robotic fashion designer, her opinions on open source, and her latest project: a connected unicorn horn for children with autism.

The Fashion Week Incident that Made Me Stop Writing About Fashion

The Fashion Week Incident that Made Me Stop Writing About Fashion

When I launched Trendy Techie in 2013, it was first and foremost a fashion blog. But then I went to fashion week and everything changed.

Happy Holodays from Trendy Techie!

Happy Holodays from Trendy Techie!

'Tis the season! I'm officially on vacation for the rest of the year (okay it's only two weeks but I love saying that) and feeling grateful that I get to have my favourite device, the HoloLens, at home with me over the holidays! To celebrate, I've made this holographic card for you (press play!): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBut3HAt1OQ [...]

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Trendy Techie’s Guide to the 10 BEST Geeky Gifts of 2016

Merry merry everyone! The holidays are upon us like a pack of robot reindeer, racing down the highways, charging up your driveway, and knocking down your door with all the force of Santa Claus after he's eaten all your cookies. Whether you've got your shopping done already or you still haven't found the perfect presents for all your loved ones, Trendy Techie [...]

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Launch Party at Yorkdale

RBC Avion Holiday Boutique Launch Party at Yorkdale

Let the festivities begin! I love the holiday season and, while I normally wait till December to start celebrating, I kicked things off early this year at the launch party for RBC's Avion Holiday Boutique at Yorkdale Shopping Centre! Open from November 19th through the duration of the holiday season, the Avion Holiday Boutique features [...]

Work/Life Balance Strategy: Disconnect to Clear Your Brain’s Cache

Work/Life Balance Strategy: Disconnect to Clear Your Brain’s Cache

This fall I have made it a mission to experiment with work/life balance and find easy, repeatable strategies that make the work and life function in tandem rather than in opposition. I'll be blogging about these as I discover them - here's strategy number one.