EVO ONE Basketball by Shooters Revolution

A "smart basketball" with embedded micro-sensor provides real-time feedback for shot-coaching

The integration of sports and technology continues to keep up with the ubiquity of tech marvels in other areas of life. From wearable wellness trackers like the Fitbit Flex to the groundbreaking performance monitoring Nike+ system, technological integration allows the ability to take training and fitness to a whole new level—now you can even improve your jump shot with the EVO ONE basketball. The EVO …

Patagonia’s Plant-Based Wetsuit

The technology behind the eco-pioneering company's prolific green innovation

With a committed mission to reducing their environmental impact, Patagonia has partnered with eco-friendly biomaterial firm Yulex to create the first plant-based wetsuit material. “Performance, natural rubber has not been used in wetsuits, ever,” says Patagonia’s director of surf projects Jason McCaffrey, adding, “the manufacturing process is almost entirely green.” The natural rubber is made from organic matter derived from the little-known Guayule plant, which …