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Wearable devices get more stylish as fashion and technology intersect
Wearable devices get more stylish as fashion and technology intersect

LAS VEGAS — "I, for one, don't want to look like a computer threw up on me," fashion designer Billie Whitehouse says. The 27-year-old co-founder of Wearable Experiments gestures toward a jacket that by all appearances is just a typical well-tailored wool garment: It's dark gray, covered in tiny houndstooth and plaid print, and lined in red. But Whitehouse, who incorporates technology into her clothing designs, has built in a removable electronic piece concealed in a hidden pocket across the shoulders. The boomerang-shaped device has been programmed with GPS navigation for cities including New York and Paris. Say you'd like to go to the Louvre: Instead of...

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