Fashion Technology Designers & Startups
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Fashion Technology Designers & Startups
It's all About Where Fashion and Technology Intersect-  I'm the Daughter of a computer programmer and a dressmaker-  I was Born to this!  I'm on the lookout for sources on these topics- Submit at  http://www.bonniesandy.com/contact-us/
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Finding Your M.O. | Part 1: From Big Idea to Launch

Finding Your M.O. | Part 1: From Big Idea to Launch | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
On the heels of last week’s announcement that Moda Operandi has raised $36 million in new funding, we are pleased to launch a new BoF series, Finding Your M'O, penned by the company’s co-founder and CEO Áslaug Magnúsdóttir on her experience at the...
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Michael Kors Hires His Own Employees To Model Outfits [Video] - PSFK

Michael Kors Hires His Own Employees To Model Outfits [Video] - PSFK | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
Designer aims to connect with everyday women by letting his staff become fashion muses.
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#BGBadgley Mischka Previews Resort Collection via Pinterest

#BGBadgley  Mischka Previews Resort Collection via Pinterest | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it

Did it  "work" will it work for others?

 

Join @BadgleyMischka and @Bergdorfs for an exclusive preview & discussion of the Badgley Mischka Resort 2012 Collection on Twitter and right here on Pinterest.

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Wearable Tech: Welcome to the Future of Fashion

Wearable Tech: Welcome to the Future of Fashion | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
The latest in wearable technology gives "hands-free gadget" a whole new meaning.
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TechCrunch | Brayola Wants To Help Women Find The Perfect Bra

TechCrunch | Brayola Wants To Help Women Find The Perfect Bra | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
For many women, finding the right bra is a challenge. Enter Israeli startup Brayola, a new site that aims to make it easier for women to find their next favorite bra.
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nyhacker

nyhacker

New York, NY
1,315 Hackers

nyhacker is a non-profit connector and mentorship organization led by hackers, for hackers. Our mission is to sustain and grow a hacker culture through shared resources, men...

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Hacker Hours - office hours for programming help

Thursday, May 24, 2012, 6:00 PM
10 Attending

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nyhacker is a non-profit connector and mentorship organization led by hackers, for hackers.
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Google NYC Tech Talks meetup group

Google NYC Tech Talks

New York, NY
4,062 Members

Welcome engineers and technologists in the New York area. Whether you are a hands on software engineer, quality engineer, or a person just interested in advanced technologies,...

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Doubleclick Ad Exchange: Connecting the World of Online Adve...

Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 5:30 PM
250 Attending

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Today we're looking  at tech  groups on meetup!

 

Welcome engineers and technologists in the New York area.

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H.R.2275: American Textile Technology Innovation and Research for Exportation (ATTIRE) Act - U.S. Congress - OpenCongress

Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.R.2275 American Textile Technology Innovation and Research for Exportation (ATTIRE) Act...
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‪Biocouture with Suzanne Lee--must see!‬

Growing your own clothes? Shamengo pioneer Suzanne Lee turns science fiction to reality with her experiments in bacteria-based clothing. Grown from kombucha ...
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FACEBOOK IS "GETTING WORSE, NOT BETTER" -- It's Not Just GM That Thinks Facebook Ads Don't Work

FACEBOOK IS "GETTING WORSE, NOT BETTER" -- It's Not Just GM That Thinks Facebook Ads Don't Work | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
More discouraging client anecdotes on the eve of Facebook's monster IPO.

 

 

Is  it the  Platform or the Product?

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E-Commerce Behemoth Moves Offline To Provide More Personal Service - PSFK

E-Commerce Behemoth Moves Offline To Provide More Personal Service - PSFK | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
PSFK spoke to the CEO and Founder of Bonobos, an Internet-launched clothing company that has opened an offline store providing customized fittings.

 

BS- next major gig  custom stylist and fit expert!  Seriouly whether offline  or online  this is needed! 

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An Honest review of an @Etsy artist- Quality Cost Profit for #occupy #fashion @InternetweekNY- Making IT- - Bkstyle!™ Brooklyn Fashion Week

An Honest review of an @Etsy artist- Quality Cost Profit for #occupy #fashion @InternetweekNY- Making IT- - Bkstyle!™ Brooklyn Fashion Week | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
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There's no way you learn to run a boutique online unless you run a boutique online! mach-20 glider| Video on TED.com

There's no way you learn to run a boutique online  unless you  run a boutique online!   mach-20 glider| Video on TED.com | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it

You can't  learn to fly at mach 20 unless you fly..

TED Talks "What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail?" asks Regina Dugan, then director of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency.

 

You can't  learn to run a boutique online  unless you  run a boutique online!

Bs-is your fear of failure keeping you from aiming for the skies- "the path to truly new never before done things always has failure along the way ... we're tested." the first air plane 12secs 120 feet now they are trying for mach 20 11 minutes from the west coast to the east coast! What would you do with technology if you knew you would not fail join us http://www.bonniesandy.com/contact-us/

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Fashion 2.0 | Connecting With Consumers Through Wearable Devices

Fashion 2.0 | Connecting With Consumers Through Wearable Devices | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
NEW YORK, United States — “We see this as a world where every product we create is a smart product,” Stefan Olander, Nike’s vice president of digital sport, told BoF following a SXSW presentation centered on Nike+ FuelBand, a sleek motion-tracking...
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Stylists Look At Your Past Purchases To Tailor Advice Over Live Chat - PSFK

Stylists Look At Your Past Purchases To Tailor Advice Over Live Chat - PSFK | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
PSFK reached out and spoke to Modcloth, an e-retailer which consults customers over live-chat to help them find the right style and fit.
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TechCrunch | StyleSaint Wants To Turn Virtual Fashion Tear Sheets Into Custom Apparel

TechCrunch | StyleSaint Wants To Turn Virtual Fashion Tear Sheets Into Custom Apparel | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
As we covered earlier today, the fashion vertical in tech has exploded, with myriad unique companies clamoring to take a bite out of Amazon's lunch, and a chunk out of the trillion dollar apparel industry.
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Brooklyn Coded on meetup

Brooklyn Coded on meetup | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
Bring your code and sit yourself with other Brooklyn developers. Make sure to bring your laptop as we are coding (and talking) among ourselves.
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Hacks/Hackers - New York

Hacks/Hackers - New York | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
The worlds of hackers and journalists are coming together as reporting goes digital and Internet companies become media empires.
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H.R.3606: Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2012 - U.S. Congress - OpenCongress

H.R.3606: Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2012 - U.S. Congress - OpenCongress | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
better known as the JOBS act -Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act - this bill passed april 12th 2012
Importance- allows for crowd funding.

Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.R.3606 Reopening American Capital Markets to Emerging Growth Companies Act of 2012...

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H.R.1418: Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2011 - U.S. Congress - OpenCongress

Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for H.R.1418 Small Business Lending Enhancement Act of 2011...
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FORD: GM's Facebook Ads Don't Work Because GM Sucks -- Ours Work Fine

FORD: GM's Facebook Ads Don't Work Because GM Sucks -- Ours Work Fine | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
A new front in the car wars...

again

Is it the Platform or the Product?

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Don't Just Get A Life - Get an education- Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Summer Semester 2012

Don't  Just Get A Life - Get an  education-  Plan Your Free Online Education at Lifehacker U: Summer Semester 2012 | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it

If you have to be online Get off Facebook and do something that  may  have some long term value- seriously!

 

Check out these resources!

 

 

 

 

Your education doesn't have to stop once you get out of school—being free of the classroom just means you have more control over what you learn and when you learn it.

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H&M Under Fire For Using Fake, Computer-Generated Models - PSFK

H&M Under Fire For Using Fake, Computer-Generated Models - PSFK | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it
Swedish fashion chain accused for using virtual models with unrealistic body shape.

 

Now  ... seriously... just nit picking-

what's the difference between this and the digitally  photoshopped mode.  The question is whether or not they are using "realistic" measurements  in the construction of the clothing!

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Shoppable or interactive media - how can an independent designer use it | @internetweek #makethestage vote today

Shoppable or interactive media - how can an independent designer use it | @internetweek #makethestage vote today | Fashion Technology Designers & Startups | Scoop.it

I  posted some notes on shoppable media tools  that indie designers can use-just a sample of my  approac to Fashion tech and teh material I'll cover if I Make teh stage @ Internetweek NY

If You want to hear me speak and share more then Vote at http://j.mp/I0hHXN ; #makethestage @internetweek.look for " This Ain’t Your Mama’s Dress Shop A How to Fashion Tech Guide for Designers!" Register and press that thumbs up button EVEN IF WE ARE AT THE TOP! every vote counts and we want to share our knowledge!

 

I share what I know on Fashion & Technology with passion. I'm Best when I speak on the topic!

In the mean time click though and read on shoppable- interactive media and how to DIY...

to #startup & Sell #Fashion #tech @badassebsin the meantime please tweet
Vote @ http://j.mp/I0hHXN #makethestage @internetweek. This Ain’t Your Mama’s DressShop- How to #startup & Sell #Fashion #tech @badassebs
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