Top 10 Solar bags

Solar bags have come to the market this year in many different styles. To give a overview, we have compiled a list of the Top 10 solar bags. Although the energy that can be collected with those bags will not replace the need for batteries or conventional charging of your devices but these bags can…

Spyder adds sound to the new Groove backpack

NXT is for sound integration into soft goods what Eleksen is for the integration of textile control buttons into all kind of clothing and soft goods. NXT’s concept of using existing materials and styling elements of bags and backpacks to transform them into a sound radiating speaker is great innovation. Spyder is launching the Groove…

Quiksilver premium bags with NXT sound system and iPod control

Quiksilver has launched a range of backpacks with integrated sound system from NXT and ‘made for iPod‘ label. The Quiksilver models Day Pack, Surf Pack and Snow Pack feature the finest materials, sophisticated technical construction and embedded technology. All three models have weatherproof NXT flat panel loudspeakers which are formed from EVA foam. Employing NXT…

Hot trend – Solar Bags

We love the idea of adding Solar Cells to bags. Bags are used from many of us (girls more than boys) without even thinking about it. We use them to carry stuff for School or office, use them when we hike through the country side or explore the city. Bags are used from youngsters to…

Free energy from your bag – why not?

I can’t help looking around for Wearable Solar products when the sun is shining all day long. Is it not obvious to make use of our bags and cover some of the surface with those flexible solar cells. Catching sunlight in this way is completely free, does not change much on the way I carry…

Jansport extends LiveWire Backpack range

It might be a bit early to think about Back-to-School but it seems Jansport just kicked off the race to get you the perfect gear for the time after the loooong summer break. Jansport’s LiveWire Backpack range is already in existence for a year but they have refreshed the LiveWire range and extended it with…

Illuminated Sportspack

Another illumination in the Wearable Electronic domain is a backpack that uses light for safety purpose. Riding a bicycle in foggy weather or in the evening and during nighttime has it’s risk. Very often accidents happens because the bicycle driver is seen too late. The Australia based company M-BOYE has created the Illuminated Sportspack that…

iPod Backpack from Belkin

Belkin has joined the Wearable Electronic business with the iPod & MP3 Control Backpack. Not a mind blowing name but nevertheless, a very good looking backpack fully fitted and prepared for music – hassle free – on the go. The iPod & MP3 Control Backpack packs all your electronic essentials and gives you maximum comfort…

Solar powered Backpack

Voltaic has a nice range of Solar Backpacks and Messenger Bags. This is no news but we wanted to bring the Solar range to your attention because summer time is approaching and with it usually more sunlight. That’s also the time of the year where Solar power harnessing will be most effective. Do not forget…

Recourse Audio Backpack from JanSport

JanSport is one of the most active players in the Wearable Electronic business and we have covered their Apparel range as well as their iPod and Audio Backpack range. The latest addition to the Wearable Electronic range from JanSport is a backpack with integrated speaker. Adding speaker seems a new trend in the Bag and…

Audex iPod Bags and Backpacks from Burton

After covering a lot of Jackets, we are now into the Bag and Backpack section of our virtual Wearable Electronic store. The first company that launched a backpack with Wearable Electronic technology integrated was Burton. This was in the year 2003. Since then, Burton has massively extended their range by teaming up with Motorola to…

Camelbak / Skullcandy Hydration and Audio Backpack

CamelBak, the originator and world leader in hands-free hydration systems has teamed up with Skullcandy for some serious backpack convergence with the Camelbak Hellion SC 100oz Pack. The Camelbak Hellion SC Hydration Pack is the ultimate combination of music and style. It has a built-in Skull Candy Link MP3/Phone receiver and two waterproof speakers on…

A Revolution(ary) Backbag

 G-Tech, a company very active in bringing revolutionary Textile Electronic products like Backpacks and Messenger Bags to the consumer market, has introduced a new version in their already impressive line of Wearable Electronic Bags during the CES this week. The new model is called Revolution and includes the ‘mobile electronic lifestyle’, incorporating ElekTex smart fabric…

The 5 coolest iPod Backpacks for Christmas

To help you select the absolute coolest gift for this years Christmas for the iPod boy/girl in your family, we have compiled a short list of the 5 coolest iPod enabled Backpacks in the market. Our winner is: Nike’s C.O.R.E. Audio Bag It’s not only looking fantastic, it comes in just the right colors for…

iBlaze – Backpack for iPod

A young and highly specialized company called Simpak has a range of Wearable Electronic based Backpacks in their program. The idea behind the Simpak collection is to create a bag that will suit all kind of different lifestyles. Through its combinations of colors and shapes, the look can change from classic into funky and from…

Nike’s C.O.R.E. Audio in rainbow colors

Who doesn’t like to give a personal touch to her/his outfit? We all add and change our clothing, mobile phones, iPods and even our cars to express our personality. Nike understands this very well and offered for a long time the personalization option for their sport shoes and Backpacks. With the latest addition to this…

‘Singing’ Backpack

A ultra-cool backpack from Skullcandy, a company that has a range of Wearable Electronic technology enabled Backpacks in their mobile entertainment product line. Plug your mobile phone and MP3 player (any model will work) into the Skullcandy LINK Backpack, and you are ready to play your favorite tunes through the speakers embedded in the upper…

Nike iPod Backpack

Nike joined the iPod enabeld, Wearable Electronics trend by launching the C.O.R.E. Audio Backpack. Nike is not the first brand in the new arena of Techno Fashion products for the iPod. O’Neill, Burton, Jansport have their own products for some time now, but the C.O.R.E. Audio is looking great. It’s a Bag you typically use…

Video Backpack

O’Neill launched their next generation Backpack called the H3 Campack which promises to revolutionize the way you film your friends on the mountain, as well as your own riding exploits. The Backpack contains a protective camera pocket and hi-definition external lens, that allows the rider to capture all the action without having to remove the…

Powerpack Backpack

The Tumi Powerpack Backback features solar panels that can be used to charge a phone or any other portable device such as an iPod. The interior features a very secure padded laptop sleeve and many small pockets for laptop peripherals such as cables and disks. A backpack that brings together charitable contribution, savvy design, and…

JanSport LiveWire™ Trinity Backpack

Jansport has released a quite impressive line of iPod enabled Backpack in the Wearable Electronics category. A large variety, that should have for everyone’s taste and preference the right model. The Trinity is a classic backpack with all the room for books and gym clothes you could ask for. Its comfortable style surrounds one main…

iPod and mobile phone management in a Backpack

May I introduce the Alt Pack from Jansport. It uses the same iPod connections as the Audio Pack but has additionally Bluetooth connectivity. Why Bluetooth? Imagine the following scenario: you listen to the iPod and you get a call on your mobile phone. Something that happens all the time. Instead of putting the iPod in…

Jansport Backpack ‘Audio’

Jansport’s iPod controlling Backpack model ‘Audio‘ uses Live Wire technology that takes the hassle out of on-the-go music listening. Developed by JanSport in association with Apple, the AudioPack incorporates JanSports LiveWire audio system, which allows you to listen to your iPod on the move via an integrated remote control system built into the strap of…

G-Tech Rave MP3 Backpack

G-Tech, has in their extended Wearable Electronic Backpack range a model called ‘Rave‘ that gives control to any MP3 or other Portable Audio Player on the shoulder strap. How is this done? On the left shoulder strap there is a 3-button ElekTex® control panel, which allows you to control the volume of your portable device….

iPod Backpack by G-Tech

G-Tech, the Wearable Electronics part of Goodhope has released a Backpack – The Techno – filled with features that will blow your mind! The Techno is the top of the line model and has everything and Backpack needs and more! It boasts a 5-button ElekTex® control panel on the left back strap, allowing the control…

G-Tech’s ‘Psycho’ iPod Backpack

G-Tech, part of GoodhopeBags, offers now a single strap backpack with build-in iPod remote control. The Psycho, that’s how this model is called, is more than a rugged backpack for your school essentials — it’s also a great way to enjoy your iPod with convenient remote operation. The backpack’s single strap has a control panel…

Think Geek Mono-Strap Backpack

Dare you get a scratch or nick on your glossy pristine pod? Or heavens… drop your iPod onto hard concrete while fumbling to go to the next track? Think Geek has launched a new Backpack that guaranties not only the protection of your iPod but also the attention of the people around you. The iPod…

Voltaic Solar Bags

The Voltaic™ solar bags are mobile power generators, designed to charge your devices without a power outlet, which makes them ideal for outdoor activities, travel and camping. Just plug a standard car charger into the bag and recharge most small electronic devices including: mobile phones, cameras, two way radios, PDA’s, and MP3s. Note: it is…

O’Neill Solar Backpack

Sports equipment supplier O’Neill introduced in late 2005 a limited edition of this Communication-Entertainment Solar Backpack. The CommEnt Solar backpack is one of three products created in collaboration with ElekTex smart fabrics. In the same range is also available the CommEnt backpack, essentially the same product but lacking the solar charging panels on the rear…