06.10.17 - That's Interesting



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Fancy Crocs

An interesting and unexpected collaboration between Balenciaga and Crocs, two fashion brands from opposite price points, has sparked mixed reactions amongst consumers. Balenciaga transformed the classic Crocs shoes, by adding platform heels, and embellishing them with Balenciaga-themed pins. Surprise yourself here

Smart jacket

Jacquard, a Google Alphabet-owned lab, has partnered with Levi’s to launch a connected jacket. This piece of smart clothing is created for cycling commuters in need of navigation assistance, or looking to pick up phone calls without having to interrupt their journey. Read more about it here

Snap-art

Snapchat is collaborating with the American artist Jeff Koons, in a new augmented reality project. The app allows users to unlock Koons’ Snapchat lenses, which bring his iconic dog balloon installations to life virtually. Users can unlock them in nine different cities and track the whereabouts of his next art installation. Check it out here

Rocket commute

SpaceX is looking to bring their developments into the mainstream. By replacing airlines with rockets, Elon Musk promises to transport anyone, anywhere on Earth, under an hour. Imagine flying from New York to Shanghai in just 39 minutes… Discover the future here

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