After the Era of smartphones we have smart cloths now…. yeah now this winter you can wear a jacket of denim which can connect to your smartphone. Before two years Google announced to make touch sensitive fabric now finally this dream project google is on sale .Google collaborates with Levi’s to make its first ever SMART JACKET through which you can control your smartphone by the sleeves of your jacket. Google name this project as project jacquard. This smart jacket will be revolutionary innovation for the smart world. This device will help us when we are driving, cycling or any situation where we are not able to use our phone, project jacquard will help us to unlock our phone and answer an incoming call, read a text or skip a music track. Even we can use navigation on this jacket.
For making this smart jacket Google and Levi’s collaborates to work on integrate capacitive threads with a copper core into the actual manufacturing process for a denim jacket, for controlling smartphone this jacket will connect with Bluetooth of mobile for this Bluetooth dongle is there that attaches to a button to communicate to your phone.
Google is on sale Apart from these features this smart jacket is washable .That means you can wash this jacket in washing machine and nothing wrong happen with this jacket.
Like Samsung’s bike mode Google’s smart jacket also have bike mode This Jacquard system can automatically tell the caller when you’re driving right now,. It can be configured to only allow calls and texts from important people. For using this jacket we need to download an app INTRACT which will control this jacket and connects smart jacket to your smartphone .this app will available for Android as well as iOS devices.
For controlling smartphone with this jacket user have to make gestures on the sleeves.
Now let’s talk about its price and availability. Levi’s smart trucker can be purchased from www.levi.com from 2nd October at price of $350. In india we have to wait for this jacket because google yet not reveal its plans to launch its smart jacket in india.