The British Fashion Council has teamed up with creative innovation agency Holition, Google, Condé Nast and Pulsar to illustrate how social media and news outlets react to 12 major fashion topics over London Fashion Week.
The augmented beauty app has teamed up with the fashion house Flying Solo NYC on an AR beauty concept bringing users live front row coverage from 70 indie designers and backstage hair and makeup footage.
Amsterdam-based Fashion for Good has announced the names of the 12 startups that will join its Plug and Play Programme, a twelve-week course with mentorship by its corporate partners such as Kering and C&A.
Online retail giant Ebay has extended its authentication program to watches this week, in a move to limit the number of fake timepieces being sold on its platform, increasing consumer confidence in the items being sold.
Scandit, a business specialising in the use of augmented reality visual searches for consumers, stores, and warehouses, has announced that it has raised $30 million to fund its international expansion.
Swedish beauty tech firm Foreo has made what it claims is a “giant leap” forward in personalised skincare, unveiling the “smartest and smallest beauty coach, the AI enabled smart facial cleansing device, the Luna fofo.”
Farfetch unveiled on Tuesday the first batch of start-ups it will mentor and invest in as part of its Dream Assembly project aimed at giving it access to promising services in the fields of retail, luxury and fashion.
Using its custom-built Real Time Exception Spotting tech tool, the footwear brand will scan crowds at NYFW, processing details like patterns, styles and accessories, to pinpoint 'truly exceptional' style.
Apple Inc has acquired a startup focused on making lenses for augmented reality glasses, a signal the firm has ambitions to make a wearable device that would superimpose digital information on the real world.