André Leon Talley & Will.I.Am Making Wearable Tech Together?

Will.i.am and André Leon Talley. Image courtesy of oneceleb.com
André Leon Talley and Will.i.am. Image courtesy of oneceleb.com

The former Vogue editor will be the new fashion and style director for Will.i.am and his i.am.Puls fashion bracelet. The bracelet, which is similar to a smartwatch or a cuff with a screen, was unveiled last month to the press. It incorporates technologies that allow the user to make calls, send texts, post to social media, play music and track fitness.

“He is one of the most positive, charismatic [people], and is a great visionary and philanthropist,” said Talley, of the producer and Black Eyed Peas front man. “We have been talking since September, and he invited me to San Francisco to speak at Dreamforce, when he presented the new product to a room of 5,000 people.”

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