Levi’s New Google-Equipped Trucker Jacket

Using Jacquard by Google, a simple denim jacket can provide directions, read you the news, alert you of texts and calls and more

Levi’s introduced the first jacket equipped with Jacquard by Google years ago with the intention of servicing cyclists and keeping them off their phones while riding. Called the Commuter, it had a bulky sleeve with the technology woven within. You could program readable gestures to trigger directions, music, texts and calls. But, it cost over $300 and had an inherently niche audience. Now, Levi’s aims …