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Mobile devices can now know what things are made of …

September 1, 2019


Back in 2016 Google showed off their radar gadget that could detect objects.  It uses radar and is taught the signature of objects, so that it can then recognise them when they are placed on the detector. It’s the size of a coaster for your mug to tea,  and yes the device could tell the […]

Wearable tech – working together

March 19, 2014


i read that Google now have a version of android for wearable gear,  kinda makes sense to me. However what I want to see is the greater intercommunication between wearable kit. If I have a screen projected on my glasses I do not want to be touching my head,  or waiving my hands around in […]

Google Wallet – Notes from their VP of Payment

April 24, 2012


This was originally posted to my internal IBM blog on 15:21 20/04/2012, Steve Devo, google, google_wallet, mobile, mobile_payments, mwv, payments, Mobile Internet Google Wallet Osama Bedier, VP Payments, Google, presented at the “Delivering innovative payment services at MWC. Here is a summary of what he said. Ohhh and in case you’re in a hurry I can […]

Google wallet and the operators

April 24, 2012


This was originally posted to my internal IBM blog on 11:24 23/03/2012, Steve Devo, google, google_wallet, mobile, payments, Mobile Internet Several reports over the last few days of Google trying to gain better adoption of their wallet payments. Google have a few retailers using the system however it seems to me that either they motivate more […]