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But at SXSW, during a panel titled Beyond the Screens: the Ubiquity of Connectivity, Google and Levi's revealed that the smart trucker jacket will arrive this fall for 0.
As a refresher, the Commuter comes with a Bluetooth cuff that pairs with a smartphone to let you get directions, adjust the volume on your music or answer a phone call -- all triggered by finger swipes on the jacket's fabric.
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Levi Strauss (1829-1902) immigrated to the United States from Bavaria in 1847.
As we saw at Google I/O last year, the jacket's left sleeve is a capacitive touchpad you control by tapping or swiping across it.
An accompanying smartphone app allows you to set "abilities" — so a double tap could start your music, for example, while a swipe up could tell you the time.
The first garment in the Jacquard range will be the Levi's Commuter Trucker Jacket, with a 0 price tag and will be released 27 September in select stores, followed by a wider launch the following week.The backbone of Jacquard is a special fabric that's woven with a conductive yarn.Poupyrev notes the yarn necessary for Jacquard can be woven into nearly any type of fabric and that the longterm goal is to have an entire "ecosystem" of Jacquard-enabled clothing.Nearly two years after first teasing Project Jacquard, the company's experiment to weave technology into clothing, the first garment to actually use the tech is ready to launch.The Levi's Commuter Trucker jacket, in both men's and women's sizes, will go on sale this fall for about 0, Google announced during SXSW 2017.