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Barbie Gets a High-Tech Makeover with an Interactive LED Dress and Stylus

Posted By Elliot Chang On March 10, 2013 @ 3:16 pm In eco kids,Inhabitots | No Comments

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It can’t be said that Barbie [2] doesn’t have an eye for emerging trends. After dipping her toe into everything from aeronautics to zookeeping, America’s favorite plastic dilettante is poised to tackle the next big thing: smart clothing [3]. Unveiled at the 2013 Toy Fair [4] in New York City, the upcoming “Digital Dress” doll [5] features an interactive touchscreen frock that lets just about anyone “draw” their own animated designs, no programming experience necessary.



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[1] Image: http://inhabitat.com/barbie-gets-a-high-tech-makeover-with-an-interactive-led-dress-and-stylus/barbie-digital-dress-doll-1/

[2] Barbie: http://www.ecouterre.com/eco-fashionista-barbie-bid-on-loomstates-fashions-night-out-doll-worth-3000

[3] smart clothing: http://www.ecouterre.com/category/wearable-technology

[4] 2013 Toy Fair: http://www2.toyassociation.org/AM/Template.cfm?Section=tf_Home

[5] “Digital Dress” doll: http://mattelbrandsmedia.com/product.php?category=0&product=108

[6] READ MORE >: http://www.ecouterre.com/barbie-gets-high-tech-makeover-with-interactive-led-dress-stylus/

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