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Bringing Recon Jet to first responders with Mutualink

Blog & Insights and Commentary – Chris Croteau

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Recon Jet was built for endurance sports, but its power, ergonomics, and rugged design open the door to a wealth of other applications. Following our entry into the enterprise space, we’ve now partnered with Mutualink to bring Recon Jet to yet another category of users: first responders.

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Recon Instruments Partners with Professional Triathletes Tim Don, Joe Skipper

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

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Vancouver, Canada – March 4, 2016 – Recon Instruments, an Intel company, has entered multi-year partnerships with two professional triathletes: four-time world champion Tim Don and new talent Joe Skipper. The two triathletes recognized the unique benefits Recon Jet smart eyewear provides as a training tool for cycling and running, and today, they both utilize Jet as an integral part of their structured-training programs.

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Get notifications about almost anything with IFTTT on Jet

Blog & Product Updates – Tyson Miller

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Today, Recon Jet gained a feature I’ve always wanted: IFTTT support. (Update: with ReconOS 4.5, this feature is now also on Snow2.)

IFTTT stands for “if this then that,” and it’s a powerful way to get more out of your favorite devices and web services. On Jet, it means you can get notifications about almost anything you can think of. All you do is pick a service and decide what it should notify you about, and IFTTT does the rest.

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APX Skylight on Recon Jet and the beginning of a new era

Blog & Insights and Commentary – Dan Eisenhardt

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Our mission is to bring smart eyewear to every use case where it can change the game. We’ve been doing that with Recon Jet in endurance sports—and now, we’ve started driving the same transformation in the enterprise.

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Recon and APX Deliver a Complete Smart-Eyewear Solution for the Enterprise

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

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Barcelona, Spain  February 19, 2016  Recon Instruments, an Intel company, and APX Labs today announced a combined wearable-technology solution for enterprises looking to transform field service, maintenance, and manufacturing jobs. This solution, which combines APX’s Skylight software platform with Recon’s Jet smart eyewear, is ready to be deployed today. Recon and APX will also be demonstrating Skylight on Recon Jet in Intel’s booth at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.

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Check out the new Engage Community page

Blog & Product Updates – Tyson Miller

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We’ve added a new section to Engage.

It’s called Community, and it doesn’t just show you all your friends at a glance. It also makes it super easy to find and add new ones. There’s a list of suggestions, like people you may know or friends of friends. And if you’re looking for inspiration, the Community section lists Engage’s most active users right alongside our Recon-sponsored athletes.

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Recon Instruments, Empire Paintball Deliver World’s First Smart Paintball Mask

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

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Vancouver, Canada – January 6, 2016 – Recon Instruments, an Intel company, has partnered with Empire Paintball to introduce the Empire EVS, the world’s first smart paintball mask.

The Empire EVS combines a cutting-edge paintball mask design with an integrated Recon Snow2 heads-up display, enabling the delivery of critical, real-time information like ammunition counts, field maps, and teammate locations on a display positioned just below the wearer’s right eye. Armed with instant access to these valuable tactical cues, paintballers can enjoy a degree of situational awareness and squad effectiveness previously possible only in video-game experiences.

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