Reebok NXT Speaker Backpack

REEBOK, a top name when it comes to sport apparel and fashion is joining the list of brands who add interactivity to their products. Reebok’s first product in the Interactive Fashion segment is the NXT Speaker Backpack featuring a complete stereo sound system seamless integrated in a cool backpack design in Reebok’s signature style. The…

Hot Bargain: Soundwave Backpack

We have covered G-Tech products numerous times, no wonder they have a large selection of iPod and Audio bags in their program so it was fairly easy to find a hot bargain: the Soundwave Backpack with integrated soft speaker technology from NXT. Reason for me to look around for Audio Backpacks: I noticed today quite…

New Solar bags from Sunload

In time for the sunny season Sunload started rolling out the 2008 Solar bags we wrote about back in January. The first in our overview is the SolarRucksack (backpack) which comes in two sizes, small and large and many color shades. Sunloads Solar bags come with a ‘on board’ storage battery and can operate any…

Interactive Apparel sale by O’Neill

Few days ago we presented some links where to pick up O’Neill’s cool h4 Interactive Apparel for a reduced price. Today we found out O’Neill is having their own online Sale, offering the complete h4 Wearable Electronic range for an average discount of around €80.- or $120.- not bad for a cool iPod Jacket like…

Retro Fashion – Burton Amp Pack for the retro iPod

Retro Fashion in Wearable Electronic is something new as Wearable Electronic is not that long around but I think the Burton Amp Pack deserves the label ‘retro fashion’. The Amp Pack was the first backpack with integrated textile iPod controls ever launched in the market (in Feb 2006) . That was before we started talk2myShirt!…

Bargain hunting: Spyder Groove Backpack

Spyder‘s Groove Backpack is a gorgeous looking pack, sleek yet sophisticated style, one of my favorites from the interactive bag department. The interactivity is an on-board sound system, the whole front side is a large speaker working on the ‘exciter’ flat-speaker technology from NXT. This stealth sound system fits perfectly into the Groove’s overall design….

Skullcandy H2O LINK Hydration Pack with Speakers

Skullcandy‘s H2O LINK Hydration Pack with integrated Speakers is already around for some time but it seems justified to beam it up as another option for iPod yielding hikers, bikers and other outdoor fans. This ultra-cool backpack keeps you hydrated and entertained on those long trips. The build-in water bag holds 72 ounces in a…

Share your tunes with the Targus SonicPak Backpack

Targus® Inc., maker of top-selling laptop computer cases and accessories, announced their latest addition to its line of backpacks and laptop carrying cases. The SonicPak speaker backpack. Throughout last year we have seen a growing range of speaker bags coming to the market and we speculated if those speaker bags are the new generation of…

CES goes green with Solar bags

CES is in full swing now and there seems to be no way around not to talk write about what’s happening there. The reason to write about CES again is related to the hot Wearable Electronic item of 2007/2008: Solar bags. CES is THE technology show, they don’t get much bigger. Everyone who’s anyone in…

Check for hot-spot with the Wiffinder bag from Soyntec

Finding a usable WiFi signal is becoming an everyday routine for many of the ‘always connected’ net-citizen. Knowing if you are in a so called ‘hot spot’ means taking out your Laptop and check if the signal is good enough for a quick surf on the net. Luckily there are more convenient ways to make…

Britepack – Sparkle and Safety for your backpack

Light emitting clothing and bags are getting popular everywhere. Is it the magic of light or the safety through light? Just look around our blog and you will see what I mean. The latest light enhanced bags come from Tomorrow Incorporated, a new consumer goods company that produces toys and wearable apparel for kids, developed…

Christmas gift guide – Top 10 iPod Bags

Our Christmas gift list of the Top 10 iPod bags gives an overview of multi functional iPod controlling and audio enabled backpacks. Interactive Backpacks have gained immensely on popularity in 2007. This years Back-to-School season brought iPod controlling and Music center enabled backpacks in the lime light and on the ‘must have’ list of many…

O’Neill H4 Wearable Electronic range on YouTube

O’Neill’s H4 design team has made video clips of the entire H4 Wearable Electronic range showing how to set up the jackets, backpack, glove and Audio Beanie. Certainly time well spend watching those video clips to get you an impression how Wearable Electronic clothing is used. No one less than O’Neill’s Mr. Wearable Electronic, Christiaan…

Spyder Adult Groove Backpack hits the mountains

Spyder‘s Groove Backpack is in store now and ready for you to get up the mountains and race down with the tunes following you, loud and clear. This saves you valuable breath you need for your boarding. No need to shout out to all the novices on the slope to get out of your way….

H4 iPod Backpack from O’Neill

O’Neill has finally launched a dedicated Website for the H4 Wearable Electronic range. A beautiful site, you have to have a look at it. We will bring updates of the H4 Jackets over the coming days, a preview of it is already available on our blog here and here and here. There are two Backpacks…

Boombox trend of the 21st Century

Who remembers the days where bigger is better? I am talking about the Ghetto blaster, the Boomboxes that people carried on their shoulders a blast out music in the range of 20 Watt and much more. This booming trend latest until around the mid nineties. At the turn of the century/millennium (2000) a new trend…

Replay Audio bag for the none iPod fan boys and girls

We do write a lot about iPod enabled clothing and bags = iPod Fashion but there is more than the iPod in the world. For folks who have another favorite music player, G-Tech might have just the right bag for you like The Replay which looks cute and allows some control over your music in…

iPod ready Sling bag from Jansport

Still looking for a iPod ready bag? Maybe Jansport‘s KingPin has just the right size for you. The integrated Livewire iPod remote control from Jansport lets you control the iPod from the strap without the need to expose your precious little iPod to the harsh elements – keep it save inside the KingPin. Next to…

High Sierra iPod Groove pack

Just in case you haven’t got your high-tech backpack for the new school year, here is a tip for a cool iPod ready backpack from High Sierra: the iPod Groove pack with integrated BackBeat iPod control. With High Sierras iPod Groove pack you will rock around town. It’s designed to work with any iPod with…

Back-to-School with Skullcandy Link packs

Skullcandy is a hip company for the skate boarding youngsters and their backpacks are as hip as their customers. Skullcandy’s backpacks with Link technology are one of the coolest packs on the streets. The latest model in their range is the Link Fashion Pack a compact day pack that features an expandable pocket opening for…

Burton Audex iPod AMP Backpack

The Audex iPod AMP Backpack is the latest model in Burton‘s lineup of Wearable Electronic gear. Burton was the first company that integrated a remote control function for audio player into backpacks and the first company with an iPod ready backpack commercially available. This cool looking Audex iPod AMP Backpack does not only carry your…

How Wearable Electronic should not be (made)

Here is an example of how Wearable Electronic products should not be made. The item in question is a Solar Backpack the online computer and peripherals shop Computer Supermarket from UK has added to their offerings. This backpack is made by Nanomars, a Taiwan based company that makes consumer electronic products and computer peripherals. Backpacks…

O’Neill H4 Campack with built-in media player

A few days ago we had in our business review the announcement of O’Neill Europe about the launch of the H4 Campack which is part of the 4th generation Wearable Electronics line for the Autumn/Winter season 2007/08. The H4 Campack is designed to be used as a fully functional snowboard backpack with the addition of…

V-Dimension, the new dimension for Solar Bags

V-Dimension, a California based company joined the fast growing segment of solar power bags by introducing a revolutionary new line of bags. Their patent bending system can charge any cell phone, iPod/iPhone or PDA using sunlight and even works with room light thanks to the use of a new anti-reflective coated mono crystalline silicon solar…

Smart bags – Voltage iPod bags

The iPod enabled or shall we say enhanced bag collection is getting richer in diversity. Firebox.com offers the Voltage Backpack and Voltage Messenger bag with integrated iPod controls. Firebox is multi-channel retailer in UK who is specialized in the retail, marketing and manufacture of a range of new and innovative products. It’s a cool shopping…

G-Tech Solar Backpack

G-Tech added to their massive range of Wearable Electronic bags of all types and functions a new model, the Solar Backpack. Catching sunlight and convert to power for the many electronic gadgets of the road warriors is the trend in 2007. The Solar Charging System (SCS) from G-Tech is a module that is detachable which…