When Google Maps turns to wearable technology to fight crime

The Google Maps app is no longer a single-player experience.Now, Google Maps is moving to wearables to combat crime, including the use of facial recognition.“Google Maps has always been about building an app for people and letting them experience it,” says Timo Wolk, vice president of product at Google Maps.“But it’s about taking this really […]

Aussie technology university aims to develop wearable solar technology

Posted March 16, 2019 15:10:50 Australian tech university Ascent Solar Technologies has launched a $500,000 fund aimed at funding the development of wearable solar technologies that could help the global energy sector meet its climate targets.Ascent, which was founded by two Australian entrepreneurs, former Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and venture capitalist Peter Thiel, has announced […]