Assistive Wearable Technology If "clothing, [is] an extension of the skin…Electric circuitry, [is] an extension of the central nervous system" ala Marshal McLuhan, then naturally wearable technology can be employed as an extension of our sensory system. http://www.fashioningtech.com/profiles/blogs/an-assistive-scarf-for
The Hands-Free Mouse Domination!
Hanky Pancreas™ is a fashion line created for diabetics who use insulin pumps.
How It Works
The Assistive Scarf The scarf is a high tech alternative to the traditional cane. Using ultrasonic sensors, it detects objects in the pathway similar to a cane. Additionally, it is designed with vibrating motors positioned near the neck to communicate proximity and direction of the obstacles. http://www.fashioningtech.com/profiles/blogs/an-assistive-scarf-for