W|W: The Wearable Weekly – Apple’s hearables, wearables, and watches

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Welcome to The Wearable Weekly, your trusted guide to all things wearable tech. If you only have time to read one thing about wearables this week, this is it.

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Device Announcements

Michael Kors launches the Access Smartwatch (MobileSyrup)

Apple launches the Apple Watch Series 2 (MobileSyrup)

Apple unveils the Apple Nike Plus Watch (TechCrunch)

Apple launches its first hearable, AirPods (MobileSyrup)

Pokemon Go wearable set to release this month (MobileSyrup)


Funding & M&A

HTC invests $5M into VR Gaming startup Steel Wool Studios (TechCrunch)


Major Milestones

watchOS 3 available to everyone September 13 (MobileSyrup)

Pokemon Go is coming to Apple Watch (MobileSyrup)

Epson and DJI team up to fly drones with the BT-300 (Digital Trends)

Bragi Dash gets Google Fit and Apple Health support (Wareable)

Microsoft bringing HoloLens to Microsoft Stores via a Roadshow (PC World)

Oculus wins an Emmy for VR short Henry (The Verge)

Tilt Brush gets SketchFab support (Road to VR)


Rumours

Apple working on a nex-gen wearable workout system (Patently Apple)


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Tom Emrich

Tom Emrich

Sometimes called the “man from the future” Tom Emrich is a leading voice in wearable technology as an investor, community builder and influencer. His passion for this space is driven by his belief that wearable tech plays a critical role in our human evolution.