NXP and KoruLab have collaborated to take full advantage of NXP chips targeting wearables. This partnership enable device creators to save time-to-market and cover a whole product range from embedded based devices to application processor based devices with same SW base. The new NXP microcontrollers enable creation of rich user experiences, the types most have become accustom seeing on more costly and complicated hardware.
Deloitte Technology Fast 50 program lists the 50 fastest growing technology companies in Finland based on company’s revenue growth over the last four years (2015-2018). Koru was ranked 28th fastest growing technology company in 2019.
We are delighted that we have been able to grow on the success of our clients. Koru is used in wearable health and fitness devices accross the whole product range from simple trackers to full-blown smart watches.
Our Web-liked graphics and application platform is unique in the embedded world bringing development simplicity and speed of deployment to devices typically being closed to developers.
Koru technology has been used to create more than 1000 different types of watch faces.
Building watch faces and applications using company's web-like development environment is easy.
Developers and creators have used company's technology to build more than 1000 different
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Koru wearable trends now in the fifth year. Sharing our views for the year ahead. Koru merges design and technology and we love beautiful wearables and our mission is to power brands to deliver their experiences to their fans.
Our CEO, Christian Lindholm was moderating the Upgraded Life Festival's Main stage program.
Koru participated for the third time at Wearable Technology Show in London on 10th and 11th of March. Our CEO Christian Lindholm spoke on the wearable panel stressing the need for personal style and flair in the design of wearables. The Company’s vision video was shown to kick off the panel. The panel sparked a lively debate with the head of wearables for Swarovski Bernhard Wirtz. In the picture Koru's developer Harri Tapio is completing a successful demo.
Koru visited Mobile World Congress in Barcelona in February 2016. We were part of the Finnish delegation. KORU was meeting clients and influencers in wearables.
Koru Wearable Trends 2016, now its 4th year. Providing a overview of key trends covering Apple Watch, Android Wear, Samsung, LG, Misfit, Fitbit, Suunto and other movers and shakers.
Koru was selected among an exclusive group of software companies to showcase their state-of-the-art platform at ARM's Annual Partner Meeting in Cambridge. This global meeting brings together ARMs eco-system and influencers. Koru co-founders Christian Lindholm and Terho Niemi was showing wearable demos running on limited power hardware. The demo is smooth as silk on the Cortex M4 using STM32F469 in a 320x320 resolution. With this kind of hw and software performance builing a one week batterylife on a small wearable is completely feasible. On the picture Simon Seggar ARM CEO with Koru founders.
Wärtsilä teamed up with software developer Korulab for making a prototype for a wearable monitoring device. Article by Lena Barner-Rasmussen
Koru Wearable Trends 2015. The definitive guide to the wearable future by people busy making that future. Designers, Proeduct people and strategist should enjoy reading it.
The article by Christian Lindholm from the 2013 Gigaom Publication. The wearables business is gaining momentum and is one of the most exciting markets of the digital age. We at Koru decided to share some of the key trends we believe will emerge this year. To quote Gary Hamel, a hero of mine: today’s niche markets are tomorrow’s mass markets.
The article by Christian Lindholm from the November 2011 issue of Wired Magazine. There is an unwritten rule among watchmakers that if a timepiece does not run for a year on its battery, it can't be called a watch. Yet our wristwatches barely do more than tell the time. By contrast, we've learned to put our mobile phones on charge every night, while expecting near continuous innovation from them. Wristwatch innovation has been limited to sports products, and nobody ever puts their watch on charge.
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