Orion Labs completes $18.25M in Funding to Expand its Next Generation Voice Platform for Real-time Business

Investment signals rapid shift to voice as new interface, transforming business, enterprise, and government organizations. San Francisco, Wednesday, September 6, 2017 – Orion Labs, the fast-growing voice communication platform for teams in business, enterprise, and government organizations announced completion of an $18.25 million financing. Funds will be used to expand sales, partnerships, and accelerate the […]

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We’re Going Back to Our Roots at APCO 2017

APCO International’s Annual Conference & Expo is the event for public safety communications professionals. We’ll be attending the conference this year, and are excited to present to an audience of over 5,500 attendees between August 13th-17th. Going to Denver allows us to showcase Orion’s roots: creating a communications system that brings the same capabilities that […]

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Heads Up, Eyes Up: The Cost of Distractions

To say that interruptions and distractions at work are common would be an understatement. On average, we’re interrupted once every 11 minutes at work. That’s more than 40 interruptions per day, 200 per week, and 8,000 per year. The problem with this many interruptions is not that they’re annoying, but rather that they have a […]

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Orion Gets a New Home

After three years on Mission Street, we’ve set up shop a few short blocks away in San Francisco’s SoMissPo neighborhood. Our new space is bigger and brighter, with high ceilings and enormous windows. There’s even a library with a fireplace to curl up next to! Moving is hard work. Our volunteer move team made that work easier […]

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Tips From the Pros on Getting the Most Out of Onyx

This past weekend, Orion Labs moved offices from our old space on Mission Street in San Francisco to new and much more spacious digs on Utah Street. A number of us worked hard on Sunday to get the place ready for our teammates’ first day in our new office. Onyx proved to be just the […]

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Onyx update: a new way to power on/off

We love our customers! Your feedback helps us continue to improve and add new features that make real-time communication easier. Today, we are announcing a few exciting updates based on your feedback. We are adding numerous stability improvements and increased battery life with our latest firmware update available today. There is also a new, easier […]

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Orion Labs Announces Enterprise Voice Platform for Next Generation Push-To-Talk Communication

Voice Company Hires New Head of Sales & Channels, Mort Jensen, to Drive Expansion IWCE, Las Vegas, Mar. 27, 2017 – Orion Labs today announced a ground-breaking new approach to real-time communications for enterprise and government organizations. Used with Orion Labs’ smart walkie-talkie Onyx, the Enterprise Voice Platform takes a revolutionary approach to push-to-talk technology […]

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Sequans and Orion Labs Partner to Develop First LTE-enabled Wearable with Monarch LTE-M Chip

Partnership will allow Orion Labs to develop wearable devices that provide standalone, wide-area utility thanks to LTE for IoT   PARIS, France and SAN FRANCISCO, California – March 7, 2017 – LTE chipmaker Sequans Communications S.A. (NYSE: SQNS) and Orion Labs, a leader in communication technology dedicated to connecting people and services through the power […]

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Tech Trends We’re Watching in 2017

Now that the stockings are hung, we’re midway through Hanukkah, and the Grinch has already stolen Christmas, we’re looking forward to the New Year. What wonders will 2017 bring us? With recent advances in artificial intelligence, augmented and virtual reality (AR and VR), and the Internet of Things (IoT), there is much to look forward […]

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Voice, AI, and the future

Visions of the future have been plentiful and varied over the years. Whether there are Jetsons’ style robot maids, futuristic computer girlfriends of Her, or the holodeck of Star Trek, one thing is strangely consistent: no matter how advanced or strange the technology, most of the future can be controlled simply by the power of […]

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