Skip the Backpack With This Toasty Gear-Toting Vest

When you're swooshing through the fresh powder in your secret backcounty ski spot, the last thing you want is a heavy pack strapped to your back. But you also don't want to venture into the wilderness without the proper supplies. So the next time you hit the distant slopes, consider Dakine's capacious new BC Vest as… » 1/24/13 11:33am 1/24/13 11:33am

A Gaming Vest That Makes You Feel the Frag

The Tactile Gaming Vest (TGV) doesn't just react when you get shelled in a game. It transmits a different sensation depending on the kind of hit you take. Talk about augmented reality. » 3/31/10 12:39pm 3/31/10 12:39pm

Hugging Vest, Perfect for the Momma's Boy

Some engineers at the University of Massachusetts, who obviously didn't receive enough hugs as kids, have developed a hugging vest. Supposedly it was developed for folks with high anxiety or autism, but everyone knows it was developed by some lonely engineers who needed a little love. » 10/13/06 1:07pm 10/13/06 1:07pm