Smartglasses

NuCurrent Sets New Performance Level for NFC Wireless Charging in Space-Constrained Devices; Signals Major Innovations Ahead for Wearables, Hearables and Other Devices

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:38pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NuCurrent, a leader in wireless power technology, today announced that it has surpassed the NFC WLC specification for wireless power and data transfer in a product. The achievement - which delivers 2.4x the power and 4x the data transfer rates of the NFC WLC Wireless Charging specification - is the result of a partnership between NuCurrent and WHOOP, the human performance company, through the company's recently announced WHOOP 4.0, a 24/7 digital fitness and health coach, and the WHOOP Battery Pack 4.0. 

Key Points: 
  • "Small, space-constrained devices like fitness trackers, smart glasses and styluses are a great match for the power and data capabilities of NFC Wireless Charging," said NuCurrent CEO Jacob Babcock.
  • "We selected NuCurrent as our wireless charging partner, and with the help of their industry-leading NFC Charging technologies, we've eliminated the connectors and vastly upgraded our charging experience."
  • For more information on NuCurrent's NFC Wireless Charging Technology, contact sales@nucurrent.com or visit https://www.nucurrent.com/nfc-wlc-and-custom-solutions/ .
  • NuCurrent supplies Fortune 1000 companies and other high-flying product developers with wireless power technologies and product integration expertise.

Go VR Immersive Develops Immersive Experiences for Customers with ThirdEye’s X2 MR Glasses

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 - 2:00pm

PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThirdEye , a leader in augmented and mixed reality (AR/MR) enterprise solutions, today announces the availability of its X2 MR Glasses for Go VR Immersive customers.

Key Points: 
  • PRINCETON, N.J., Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ThirdEye , a leader in augmented and mixed reality (AR/MR) enterprise solutions, today announces the availability of its X2 MR Glasses for Go VR Immersive customers.
  • ThirdEyes X2 MR Glasses, which run on Android 9.0, are the lightest MR glasses on the market.
  • Powered by a processor built specifically for mixed reality computing, the X2 MR Glasses are a preferred partner of Go VR Immersive as they provide reliable, high-speed MR solutions.
  • Go VR Immersive specializes in offering XR solutions to various industries in the Hong Kong and Macau market, said Howard Tian, Founder and VR Director of Go VR Immersive.

Vuzix and AmbiFi Join Forces to Provide Ambient Technology Solutions for Healthcare Practitioners

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 6:10pm

Customers can now use Vuzix Smart Glasses while AmbiFi manages all the interaction and rich media content such as video, voice, images and text.

Key Points: 
  • Customers can now use Vuzix Smart Glasses while AmbiFi manages all the interaction and rich media content such as video, voice, images and text.
  • "Vuzix Smart Glasses provide the perfect form factor for our customers to directly close skill and experience gaps, improving performance, safety, efficiency, quality and engagement while lowering costs.
  • Combined solutions such as what AmbiFi and Vuzix will now offer are becoming essential tools within the industry."
  • Vuzix and AmbiFi will be hosting a webinar to discuss their joint healthcare solution.

Vuzix Signs Distribution Agreement with Acuraflow and Receives Initial Smart Glasses Order

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 4:00pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI ), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Acuraflow, a developer and deployer of sustainable management solutions, and has received an initial order from them for Smart Glasses.

Key Points: 
  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI ), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Acuraflow, a developer and deployer of sustainable management solutions, and has received an initial order from them for Smart Glasses.
  • "This distribution agreement with Vuzix is very important for us to continue serving LATAM with digital transformation in industrial companies and to expand into education and healthcare.
  • "We continue to expand our global reach with the addition of established distribution partners such as Acuraflow," said Paul Travers, President and CEO of Vuzix.
  • Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets.

Veea™ and iFree Group Launch TROLLEE™ Smart Retail Solution to Transform the Shopping Experience

Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 5:59pm

NEW YORK and SAN DIEGO and HONG KONG, Sept. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Veea Inc., a New York-based leader in integrated smart edge connectivity, computing and security technologies, and iFree Group, a Hong-Kong based conglomerate providing global connectivity, Smart City, Smart Retail and Smart Hospitality solutions, today announced that they have launched their newest product, TROLLEE, at Qualcomm's Smart Cities Accelerate 2021, a global customer and partner event being held at Qualcomm's headquarters in San Diego on September 28th and 29th.

Key Points: 
  • iFREE and Veea have collaborated on a range of Smart City, Smart Campus and Smart Retail applications for several years.
  • TROLLEE smart shopping cart, as supported on Veea's VeeaHub platform, is one of the several smart vertical solutions coming to market resulting from this collaboration.
  • "TROLLEE is driving Martech, Edge AI, Data Intelligence, Smart iOTs, AR Spatial Computing, and Omnichannel to push smart retail technology to the next level."
  • These elements along with a range groundbreaking vertical-specific applications comprise the Veea Edge Platform, serving the needs of organizations across Smart Buildings, Smart Energy, Smart Cities, Smart Construction, Smart Farming, Smart Retail, and other industry verticals.

transcosmos's proposal chosen by MIC as a ministry project for "The fiscal 2021 development demonstrations for realizing local 5G services to solve issues"

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 8:05am

TOKYO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is honored to announces that the company's proposal submitted to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) for its public appeal for "The fiscal 2021 development demonstrations for realizing local 5G services to solve issues" has been chosen by the MIC.

Key Points: 
  • TOKYO, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is honored to announces that the company's proposal submitted to the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC) for its public appeal for "The fiscal 2021 development demonstrations for realizing local 5G services to solve issues" has been chosen by the MIC.
  • At the same time, the company expects that the use of local 5G will make a significant contribution to achieving work style reform for doctors, nurses and other medical professionals.
  • From November 2021, the consortium will begin preparation of the demonstration project to be conducted at St. Marianna University of School of Medicine.
  • *Other company names and product or service names used here are trademarks or registered trademarks of respective companies.

KTI Ingeniería Expands Deployment of Vuzix Smart Glasses Throughout Chile

Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 4:30pm

"We implemented the use of Vuzix Smart Glasses in our company because we cannot travel sporadically to the more than 40 countries where we sell our products.

Key Points: 
  • "We implemented the use of Vuzix Smart Glasses in our company because we cannot travel sporadically to the more than 40 countries where we sell our products.
  • With the implementation of Vuzix Smart Glasses in our facilities, we were able to realize a reduction of trips and travel costs.
  • German Domke, Commercial Deputy Manager of KTI, highlights the incorporation of Vuzix Smart Glasses in the region.
  • Forward looking statements contained in this release relate to Vuzix Smart Glasses, our business relationship and future opportunities with KTI Ingeniera and its customers, and among other things the Company's leadership in the Smart Glasses and AR display industry.

Vuzix Receives Follow-On Order from Fortune 50 Customer to Support Supply Chain Operations

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 7:10pm

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that the company has received a follow-on order for its M400 Smart Glasses from a Fortune 50 customer to support its supply chain operations.

Key Points: 
  • ROCHESTER, N.Y., Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (NASDAQ: VUZI), ("Vuzix" or, the "Company"), a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technology and products, today announced that the company has received a follow-on order for its M400 Smart Glasses from a Fortune 50 customer to support its supply chain operations.
  • Global supply uncertainties, disruptions, and inflationary forces are driving companies of all sizes to better manage their supply chain complexities.
  • Combined with the ongoing growth of online shopping, attaining new productivity levels for product transportation, inventory management and order fulfillment will become a distinct competitive advantage.
  • Vuzix is a leading supplier of Smart Glasses and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies and products for the consumer and enterprise markets.

Panthronics builds in support for Renesas Synergy MCU platform to new NFC wireless charging reference design to speed up system prototyping

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:39pm

GRAZ, Austria, Sept. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Panthronics AG, a fabless semiconductor company specializing in high performance wireless technology, announced today that it has added support for the Renesas Synergy™ microcontroller family to its new NFC wireless charging reference design, to enable faster development and easier prototyping of new wireless charging systems.

Key Points: 
  • The new Panthronics reference design uses the company's breakthrough PTX100W NFC Poller to achieve the industry's best wireless charging performance.
  • The reference design's circuit includes Renesas Synergy MCU on the poller (charger) and on the Listener (device) sides to manage dynamically the charging protocol.
  • Now Panthronics is supplying the reference design's software development kit (SDK) pre-integrated with the Renesas Synergy platform.
  • The Panthronics reference design is a complete system solution, providing hardware and software for both the PTX100W-based poller and the listener (device).

Panthronics builds in support for Renesas Synergy MCU platform to new NFC wireless charging reference design to speed up system prototyping

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 - 2:37pm

The new Panthronics reference design uses the company's breakthrough PTX100W NFC Poller to achieve the industry's best wireless charging performance.

Key Points: 
  • The new Panthronics reference design uses the company's breakthrough PTX100W NFC Poller to achieve the industry's best wireless charging performance.
  • The reference design's circuit includes Renesas Synergy MCU on the poller (charger) and on the Listener (device) sides to manage dynamically the charging protocol.
  • Now Panthronics is supplying the reference design's software development kit (SDK) pre-integrated with the Renesas Synergy platform.
  • The Panthronics reference design is a complete system solution, providing hardware and software for both the PTX100W-based poller and the listener (device).