The New West End Company has announced plans to transform Bird Street into a fashion and wearable tech hub in partnership with Appear Here and TFL. The project includes sustainable technologies like Pavegen.
The H&M Foundation has awarded the top prize for the second edition of its Global Change Award to the makers of an innovative vegetal leather dubbed "Grape Leather", which is made by using leftovers from winemaking.
Two years after the launch of the Apple Watch, the brand's 3rd generation smartwatch could have a SIM card slot, according to various tech news websites, which would free up the watch from getting online via an iPhone.
Instant messaging app WhatsApp, owned by Facebook Inc, is mulling a foray into digital payment services in India, its first such offering globally, and has advertised to hire a digital transactions lead in the country.
The stores are part of a program designed to create employment opportunities for people with disabilities and generate funding for non-profit organisations specialized in helping disabled people integrate into society.
Wood fashioned into lace and sculpted into evening dresses: the Hanae Mori Manuscrit label led the way this Tokyo Fashion Week in showing the world the original craftmanship that helps set Japan apart from the crowd.