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Uncloaking Orion: Behind the Scenes with Neil Girling

Did you know that Orion’s Lead Hardware Engineer Neil Girling was also the company’s first employee? When he isn’t building the latest hardware for voice communication, Neil can be found behind the lens of his camera or traveling to new corners of the world. We sat down with him to hear how he found his way to […]

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OnBeep is now Orion!

As of today, OnBeep is Orion. When you look up at the night sky, there are countless stars spread out across the expanse. Some may shine brighter than others, but they all come together to form unique constellations. These shapes in the sky have captivated the imagination as long as we have had history, inspiring […]

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Hitting the Slopes with Onyx

Over the last few weeks, people all around the United States have been putting their brand new Onyx devices to use. One of the best stories we’ve heard so far? Using Onyx to keep in touch with family on a ski trip. Meet Andy. He spent his holidays skiing in Lake Tahoe with his family. Before […]

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Onyx is Shipping!

You’ve seen the pictures and heard us talk about it for weeks. Now, the time has finally come…the initial group of Onyx devices are officially out the door and on their way. Our team was there to cheer the very first Onyx package as it made its way onto a FedEx truck. It is a […]

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Introducing Onyx

We’re thrilled to share the result of a year of sleepless nights, countless cups of coffee and dozens of lengthy brainstorming sessions — our debut product, Onyx. The idea behind Onyx was born from Greg & my experiences as emergency responders. During an incident, an emergency responder needs to be able to communicate with the […]

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Welcome to Our New Home

After getting our start at Heavybit, we’ve now moved out on own to our first official headquarters. The building, an old factory located in San Francisco’s Mission district, embraces both OnBeep’s industrial background and its design focus. We’re very excited about our new home, so we wanted to share a sneak peek with you! Aura and […]

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