2012 Archives


Oakley Airwave™ Goggles to Use Recon’s pioneering Heads-Up Display Technology

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Oakley Airwave

Vancouver, BC – October 31, 2012 – Recon Instruments, award-winning innovator of Heads-up Display (HUD) technology for action sports, is proud to announce Oakley as their latest brand partner. This partnership has led to the development of the new Oakley Airwave™ ski and snowboard goggle, combining Recon’s pioneering HUD technology with Oakley’s best goggle technologies.

World leaders in their respective fields, Recon Instruments and Oakley have completely re-defined the on-hill experience for both athletes and recreational skiers and snowboarders.

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Recon Instruments and Active Network Showcase RTP LiveView™ App for MOD Live

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Active Networks

San Francisco, CA – June 25, 2012 – Recon Instruments launches the World’s first Software Development Kit (SDK) granting software developers access to the company’s groundbreaking Heads-up Display (HUD) technology. To celebrate the public release of the HUD SDK – Recon Instruments has joined forces with Active Network, the leader in cloud-based activity and participant management™ solutions, as its featured HUD app developer for MOD Live at Google I/O.

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Recon Instruments Announce Contour Partnership and iOS Compatibility at SIA

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Contour App

Denver, CO – March 16, 2012 – Recon Instruments, award winning innovator of Micro Optics Display (MOD) technology for snow sports, today launched Camera Connectivity for MOD Live in partnership with Contour, making it easy to capture and share epic moments with hands-free video through a custom-made app downloadable to MOD Live.

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Recon Instruments Named Official Partner of Third Annual Winter X Games Europe

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X Games

Tignes, France – March 12, 2012 – Recon Instruments, award winning innovator of Heads-up Display (HUD) technology for action sport athletes, is excited to be announced as an official partner of the Winter X Games Europe, March 14-16th in Tignes, France. Recon will be on hand in The Interactive X Fest Village and at multiple on-hill sites demoing and giving away MOD Live units. Contestants will have the opportunity to take home the world’s first, and only GPS enabled HUD for alpine goggles.

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Recon Instruments Raise $10 Million Series A Financing

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Vanedge

Vancouver, BC – January 17, 2012 – Recon Instruments, award winning innovator of Heads-up Technology (HUD) technology for outdoor sport enthusiasts, announced it has secured $10 million Series A investment from a group led by the venture capital firm Vanedge Capital, with participation from Kopin Corporation, for the purpose of further commercializing its proprietary technology.

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Recon Instruments Welcomes Smith Optics and SCOTT Sports to Growing Family of Partners

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Smith Optics IO Recon

Salt Lake City, UT – January 17, 2012 – Recon Instruments, award winning innovator of Micro Optics Display (MOD) technology for snow sports, is excited to announce official partnerships with Smith Optics and SCOTT Sports, who will be debuting MOD and MOD Live compatible goggles and color-ways for the first time at upcoming OR, SIA and ISPO trade shows.

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