Fossil’s smartwatch technology purchased by Google

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The Internet tech giant has acquired Fossil’s wearable technology for $40 million. To pursue its smartwatch vision, Google is reportedly buying Fossil’s smartwatch technology for $40 million. This is big news as Google has yet to release or show off a premium version of Wear OS. The new deal also includes a smartwatch that is already in development. With the purchase of this smartwatch technology, this could mean that Google will also be releasing one of these wearable devices, sooner rather than later. According to TechCrunch, the deal between Fossil…

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Provider focused mhealth wearable technology being tested by Google

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These wearables are being designed to offer researchers real time vital sign data during trials. Google is now looking toward the mhealth side of wearable technology and is developing a type of wristband that would be used in medical clinical trials as well as drug tests in order to offer research teams additional patient data based on real time vital signs including heart rates and pulse to exposure to light and noise levels. This wearable tech will not be sold directly to consumers but Is meant for patients and participants…

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Google has plans to support wearable technology

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Google set to release new software development kit for wearable devices Wearable technology is beginning to attract a lot of attention. Smart watches and augmented reality glasses are becoming more popular as technology firms continue to shed light on their latest projects. Google has much invested into the wearable tech field, as is exemplified with its Google Glass project. Glass has yet to be released, but the company is already preparing to provide software that will help accelerate its adoption. This software is also expected to help make smart watches…

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Will a lukewarm smartwatch extinguish Google Glass?

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With rumors flying about the next wearable technology from the tech giant, great care will be needed. As wearable technology defines itself as the hottest new tech trend, and smartwatch options explode at the top of that category, Google may want to be careful with the decisions that it makes in its upcoming releases to ensure that it doesn’t end up sabotaging its previous efforts, such as Google Glass. Rumors are flying about the giant’s entry into this new element of the wearable devices space. It has already been suggested…

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