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Bits & Bytes | Apple Is Winning the Wearables Race, Poshmark's Personal Stylist

Apple Is Back to Being the World’s Top Wearable Maker(TechCrunch)“Apple is once again the biggest selling producer of wearables after its third-generation Apple Watch helped it pip China’s Xiaomi to the post. The device is the first from Apple that connects to the internet without being tethered to a smartphone, and took the US mobile giant to … The Business ...

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Bits & Bytes | Amazon Launches Augmented Reality Feature, Microsoft's Holograms

Amazon’s New 3D Feature Is Augmented Reality That People Might Actually Use(Recode)“Called AR View, the feature shows customers a 3D rendering of how a given product will look in their home or workspace before they order it. It is activated by clicking on the camera icon in the Amazon app and selecting from thousands of products, giving a good sense ...

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Bits & Bytes | Fitbit Pay Launches, Nike's Community-Driven Digital Studio

Fitbit Pay Arrives in the UK(The Daily Telegraph)“Fitbit’s rival to Apple Pay is launching in the UK, initially available to customers of Starling Bank. The payments system links the user’s wearable smartwatch to their account, allowing them to pay with contactless on their wrist. It is available on the company’s first smartwatch… The Business of Fashion

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Bits & Bytes | Amazon Acquires 3D Body Model Software, Is Spider Silk the Future of Fashion?

Amazon Has Acquired 3D Body Model Startup, Body Labs, For $ 50M-$ 70M(TechCrunch) “Amazon has acquired Body Labs, a company that aims to create true-to-life 3D body models to support various b2b software applications such as virtually trying on clothes. Being able to offer custom fit could give Amazon’s private label fashion brands… The Business of Fashion

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