Blue Infusion Technologies has released its Kickstarter-backed product, BearTek
, in limited quantities at 'premier' pricing this month. The official global launch is set for October 21. BearTek gloves are a specific 'wearable technology' development, designed for outdoor activities that require hand protection, which normally inhibits phone or music player use. BearTek incorporates Bluetooth technology to connect the touchpads integrated inside the cuff of each glove to the user's tech devices, allowing for remote control of phone functions such as answering calls and controlling music. Once fully charged, the module provides up to eighty hours of battery life.