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Amanda Cosco

  • Press Release

    Tile Gets Style

    If you’re like me and you’re always wondering where you left your keys (usually in the door) then you’ve probably heard of Tile. The Silicon Valley-based company is on a mission…

  • News

    Join Me at TakeOver Toronto!

    This just in: Toronto has a new conference you don’t want to miss. Our friends at TribalScale are launching TakeOver Toronto, an event focused on how innovation is disrupting humans, economies…

  • Read

    Putting the ‘AR’ in Art

    Before Nintendo and PlayStation became household staples for middle-class American gamers, there were the arcades of the late 70s and early 80s. For many of that era, games like Donkey Kong…

  • Speaking

    AR + VR Industry Night in Toronto

    On August 2nd, 2017, I had the opportunity to take the stage at House of VR for We Are Wearables’ VR/AR Industry Night. For those not in the know, We Are…

  • Read

    Here’s what you Need to Know About Hemp Black

    As my home country of Canada readies itself to legalize smoking marijuana for recreational use, many companies are rethinking at the textile opportunity for cannabis. By offering itself as an alternative to leather,…

  • Fashion Tech Friday

    Hands on with the Amazon Echo Look

    Fashion Tech journalist Amanda Cosco unboxes and shared first impressions of Amazon's latest Alexa-powered product, the Amazon Echo Look. Targeted towards fashionistas, the Echo Look takes photos of your outfits and…

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    Phone Case Giveaway

    Do you love expressing your unique style through your tech? Do you have an iPhone 6 Plus or 6S Plus? If you answered “yes” to both of those questions, then we…

  • Podcasts

    Shoes That are an Extension of the Foot

    Ladies, it's 2017—why do our high heels still hurt us? Our guest today on the Electric Runway podcast has the answer (and the solution, too!) Sandra Gault is the founder of…

  • Podcasts

    Personalization is the Name of the Game

    When it comes to trends in retail innovation, the name of the game is personalization. The customer of tomorrow wants to be able to customize their purchases to add their own…

  • Press

    Amanda Cosco mentioned in Wareable

    Recently, our friend and colleague Marija Butkovic was featured in Wareable for her mission to finance female founders. The article, written by Sophie Charara, references Electric Runway founder Amanda Cosco. Thanks so much…

  • Press

    The Return of the Classic Timepiece

    Earlier this month, I was interviewed by tech columnist Ramona Pringle of the CBC regarding my thoughts on smartwatches, and how classic-looking timepieces seem to be making a comeback, even if…

  • Read

    Chromat X Mac

    If you’re like me and you’ve been following #FashionTech for some time, it’s likely you’ve heard of Chromat. The architectural swim and athletic wear brand designed for strong, powerful women has stolen…