Ralph Lauren’s Polo Tech Shirt

Debuting at the 2014 US Open, the American luxury icon enters the wearable tech sphere in style

The wearable tech field just got a little bit more elegant, thanks to Ralph Lauren. The American luxury giant debuts the Polo Tech shirt at the 2014 US Open, where several ball boys will wear the shirt on-court. Partnering with Montreal-based wellness innovators OMsignal, the shirt represents the growing relevance of wearable tech in the mainstream marketplace as well as its own set of technical …

Kypris, Holistic Skincare in a Bottle

Six lightweight serums and potent face oils made from plants and mineral actives

The latest holistic skincare line to cross our path is Kypris, coming by way of Scottsdale, Arizona. With six plant- and mineral-based products in the line (three serums and three elixirs, or face oils) it’s not difficult to become enamored with the product, once you get past the slightly frou-frou labeling (on the bottles, “love” is written as the first ingredient). Without the ability to …

Chimpanzee Bars

Going beyond natural ingredients, the Czech company takes a user-centric approach to their products

In the world of energy bars, the use of all-natural ingredients has become commonplace. While it’s a largely positive shift for a host of reasons, the use of those ingredients doesn’t necessarily result in a healthy product and can umbrella some rather nefarious sweeteners. The team at Prague-based Chimpanzee Bars, however, takes every single one of their ingredients and the nutritional value behind each component …