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15 Creative Uses for Your SKIINCore Smart Heated Base Layer

SKIINCore has officially launched on Kickstarter and we are PSYCHED to share our intelligent, auto-adjusting base layer with the world! With its sweat-wicking, insulating design, revolutionary wireless knitted tech, and a smart heating system that learns your...

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Heated Base Layer vs. Heated Jacket: Which One Should You Get?

Humans have always been drawn to the idea of wearable technology (just check out this abacus ring designed by hip 17th-century math nerds), and recent years have seen the industry expand rapidly in all sorts of directions—smartwatches and SOS-broadcasting jewelry, AR...

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What to Put in Your Winter Emergency Car Kit

Remember when you bought your first car and your dad told you to keep an emergency kit in the trunk in case you ever broke down somewhere or got iced in or drove into a ditch? Remember how you went “Sure, Dad!” while rolling your eyes internally and immediately...

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Pack Smart and Travel Light with a Heated Base Layer

Packing can be a bewildering and stressful affair—just ask any traveler. Where do people stand these days on the folding vs. rolling clothes debate? Will your overstuffed carry-on actually fit in overhead storage or are you gonna have to shell out 50 bucks to check...

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Smart clothing on Mars: Spacesuits and Biosensitive Style

Presently, extraplanetary attire is relegated to a sophisticated class of spacesuits designed to withstand the conditions beyond Earth’s atmosphere. All serve the ultimate purpose of protecting and preserving human life in otherwise uninhabitable surroundings. Some...

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Breathing Exercises: How to Benefit from Deliberate Respiration

“The air of ideas is the only air worth breathing.” – Edith Wharton Just as your body responds in specific ways to the foods you consume, so too is it affected by certain breathing exercises. You’ve probably heard the slogan “you are what you eat.” The same notion can...

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How Sleep Positions Affect Your Rest

“Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.” – Anthony Burgess It is a fact that you will spend one-third of your life in one (or more) of three sleep positions. Whether you spend your resting hours on your back, your side or your stomach can have...

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The Sleep Cycles: Why Your Brain Needs Rest in Order to Reset

As a human being, you are an intricate ensemble of entwined systems that rely on sleep cycles in order to function properly. Like components within complex machinery, your body and brain require significant downtime for “maintenance” that enables their optimal...

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The Ambient Interface

This article was originally published on Linkedin.com by Tony Chahine.  Background: Tony spent the last 12 years re-inventing traditional markets. In 1992 Tony introduced North America to quick-charging, high capacity battery technology that re-invented the market...

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Heart Rate To Burn Fat Calories

If exercise is part of your strategy for losing weight, keeping accurate tabs on your heart rate is essential to achieving success. The fitness world is abundant with philosophies and theories on the many benefits of exercise. Some of the most popular of these...

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How Deep Breathing Benefits Your Health

Everyone breathes. It’s something we often take for granted. It turns out, however, that most of us don’t do it correctly. Chest or thoracic breathing is found in over 50 percent of adults, and it contributes to a number of problems, like rapid heartbeats and low...

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