Smart Clothes for Athletics

If you are into smart technology and an athlete than you are in for a treat. Not only is smart technology great, but now athletes are learning to love it has well. Why all the hype you may ask? It is simple, smart technology integrated in the apparel that you wear. Now if that is not something to talk about, I don’t know what is. Not sure if you are aware of this or not but tech companies are thinking of you and have designed the newest wave of networked athletic wear. Today, with everything having a computer chip in it, you knew it was just a matter of time before apparel got chipped. Maybe a regular person might be thinking, ‘that’s creepy’, but from an athlete’s perspective, this is great news. Wouldn’t it be great if you could adjust your music from your work-out shirt? Better yet, how terrific would it be to have underpants with built in air conditioning? The technology is there and progress is moving forward. With today’s advancements in smart technology, smart apparel is not just an idea but a reality. According to an article on readwrite, athletic apparel and gear are currently being networked together to create unity between the one wearing it and the device that they need access to. Some of the athletic wear items that are being computer chipped include: motion detecting pants, proximity sensing shirt, smart running shoes, heart sensing bra, thought helmet, biosensor underwear, neuro headset, nanofibers, iPod … Read More . . .