Leave it to Japan’s Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT), the world’s largest telecommunications company*, to get into the kinky, electrode-studded, lingerie business as part of their mission, to conduct research relating to the telecommunications technologies that will form the foundation for telecommunications of the Japanese Nation. (NTT.co.jp)
New Electrode Material Suited to Be Woven Into Underwares
Nikkei Electronics | Feb. 13, 2013
…NTT developed an electrode material that can be woven into clothes such as underwares [sic].
The material is made by coating the surfaces of silk, synthetic fiber fabric, etc with the “PEDOT-PSS” conductive polymer. It has high flexibility, hydrophilicity and strength. It does not cause skin problems or discomfort feelings [sic] even when closely attached [sic] to human skin…more...