Artifact Details

Title

WiMM One charging assembly

Catalog Number

102741041

Type

Physical object

Manufacturer

WiMM Labs

Place Manufactured

China

Identifying Numbers

Model number K20-AM
Serial number 1121500958

Dimensions

overall: 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in

Category

Component/power supply / battery

Curator Notes

This kit gave developers the ability to create smartwatch applications using the Android platform. In 2012, WiMM Labs posted a message on their website that they had entered into an “exclusive, confidential relationship” and that they were ceasing sales of the Developer Preview Kit. The “exclusive, confidential relationship” was revealed to be with Google who confirmed that they had purchased the smartwatch maker. Along with the technology, Google also brought WiMM employees onto the Android team.

Credit

Gift of Thomas Traynor

Lot Number

X7110.2014
 

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