March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

The ungraceful death of the consumer version of Google Glass in 2015 may have had some grieving the early death of augmented reality. But the technology is being resurrected by companies on the manufacturing floor. Take for example Lockheed Martin. Technicians at the aerospace manufacturer use Microsoft’s Hololens headset to design…

March 23, 2017 Steven Avery

Why it matters to you Fossil’s new smartwatches are hip, stylish, thin, and pack Google’s Android Wear 2.0 operating system. Fossil is no stranger to smartwatches. Last September, the American fashion brand that makes wearables for Armani, DKNY, Michael Kors, Kagen, Kate Spade, and others teamed up with chipmaker Qualcomm…

March 22, 2017 Steven Avery

After a debut at I/O 2016, Google is finally launching Android Wear 2.0, a major revamp that’s meant to breathe new life into the company’s smartwatch platform. The release — which was delayed several months so Google could fine tune the software — has had five developer previews since May, all of which…