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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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There’s a new firmware update for Onyx!

We are constantly working to improve your experience with our Onyx wearable devices and the companion Orion app. To that tune, we released a new firmware update for Onyx earlier this week and it’s one you’ll want to get, for improved battery life and message transmission. Updating your Onyx firmware only takes a few minutes; […]

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Top 5 Real-Life Star Trek Gadgets

To boldly go where no tech has gone before Whether it was the original series, The Next Generation, or Star Trek Into Darkness, many of us look to the stars and hope that Scotty will beam us up into an adventure. What if we could transport ourselves across vast distances? Like few other sci-fi franchises, […]

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Onyx featured on Hot97’s HOT in Tech!

Watch Orion Labs’ CEO Jesse Robbins demo Onyx on HOT 97’s HOT in Tech with hosts Jesse Kirshbaum and Tat Wza. Tune in to see how the Onyx works, and for a way to save on your next order. HOT In Tech spoke with Jesse about how easy it use Onyx, and why it’s a […]

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A father and his Onyx

It was my grandfather who taught me about communications. He started his career as a Radio Operator during World War II, being stationed in Pearl Harbor mere days after the attack. He continued this passion for communications by becoming a Ham Radio operator and, after moving to Florida for retirement, coordinating disaster communications during many […]

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Onyx featured on NewsWatch

Onyx was featured on last Friday’s NewsWatch, that aired on the Discovery Channel! While most people tend to think of smartwatches and fitness trackers when they hear the word “wearable”, Onyx is a new kind of wearable for heads-up voice communication in real time, over any distance. “Phones, tablets, the internet and pretty much all […]

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Onyx pre-orders are shipping soon!

Hi there! I have some exciting news to share with you. The first shipment of Onyx is just arriving from our manufacturing facility in China. If you ordered before April 6th, your Onyx will be shipping soon! We’re giving them all a fresh firmware update, a charge, and a hug before shipping them out in […]

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Biking with Onyx

This week’s blogpost comes to us courtesy of Ellen, our Product Manager: To me, the most thrilling experience discovering a new city is on a bicycle. I love getting a feel for the streets and the pulse of life in a new, strange place by exploring on my bike. Seeing the sun shimmer on the […]

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