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Today, Recon Jet Is Officially Open to Developers

Blog & Product Updates – Dan Eisenhardt

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Jet has been an amazing product since day one. It’s the first smart-eyewear solution purpose-built for sports. It’s also among the most powerful wearables out there, with Android-based software and smartphone-class hardware.

Today, we’re setting the stage for Jet to become even more powerful. We’re introducing our completely revamped software development kit (SDK), accelerating Jet’s transformation from product to platform.

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Recon Instruments Brings ANT+ Power to Jet Smart Eyewear

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

ANT+ Power on Recon Jet

Vancouver, BC – June 18, 2015 – Recon Instruments, an Intel company, today added support for ANT+ power meters to its Recon Jet smart eyewear. Jet’s suite of core performance metrics is now complete, enabling athletes to train with more precision, less distraction, and greater focus than ever.

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Intel Acquires Recon Instruments

Blog & Insights and Commentary – Dan Eisenhardt

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Yesterday, Intel completed its acquisition of Recon Instruments.

Not only is this a huge milestone for us and a pivotal event in the consumer electronics industry; we at Recon believe this is also a tremendous opportunity that will lead to amazing things, just as much for us as for our customers.

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Recon Instruments Sponsors Triathlete Andrew Starykowicz

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

Andew Starykowicz + Recon Jet

Vancouver, BC – June 11, 2015 – Recon Instruments, the award-winning technology company behind the world’s first smart eyewear designed for sports, is pleased to announce a partnership with professional triathlete and IRONMAN® champion Andrew Starykowicz. Starykowicz and Recon began collaborating on Jet’s design and functionality in March 2014, and their relationship has been integral to Jet’s success.

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Introducing Refuel, a Groundbreaking Smart Nutrition App for Recon Jet Smart Eyewear

Press Releases – Recon Instruments

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Vancouver, BC – June 3, 2015 – Recon Instruments, the award-winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer smart eyewear for sports, is pleased to announce the introduction of Refuel, a groundbreaking smart nutrition app for Recon Jet smart eyewear. Developed in collaboration with Vega co-founder Brendan Brazier, Refuel allows athletes to maximize their performance by telling them when to drink and eat during an activity—and advising them on recovery refueling afterwards. Refuel is available now as a free download from Recon’s App Center.

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The First Jet App Is Here: Introducing Refuel

Blog & Product Updates – Tyson Miller

Refuel Andrew

One of the best things about Recon Jet is how open it is. Our custom operating system is based on Android, and once our new SDK comes out later this month, developers will have the freedom to create totally new features and use cases.

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Why the Internet of Things Makes Wearables So Important

Blog & Insights and Commentary – Dan Eisenhardt

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Most of my blog posts lately have been about Recon Jet, our groundbreaking new smart eyewear for sports and high-intensity environments. We began shipping Jet last month, and our VP of Consumer Products, Tyson Miller, has taken on the task of updating you about Jet’s future. That’s left me with some spare time to talk more generally about technology, wearables, and where the industry is heading.

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Pause, Reflect, and Be Grateful

Blog & Offbeat – Dan Eisenhardt

Jet Packaged

Two weeks ago today, we announced the launch of Recon Jet. There were parties. There was media coverage. And, as you might imagine for a team that has logged so many long hours to bring Jet to life, there was an incredible sense of accomplishment—the kind that comes rarely in professional life.

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What’s Coming to Recon Jet

Blog & Product Updates – Tyson Miller

Recon Jet
The release of Jet is an important milestone for Recon. This isn’t just our most powerful product to date; it’s also our most versatile one.

Because we’re reaching so many people with Recon Jet, I think we need to be very communicative about our process and our roadmap for the future. One of our company pillars is openness, and I want to be as open with you as I can.

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