March 18, 2016

16Lab Demonstration at Sony’s SXSW special booth

Kamakura, Japan — March 18, 2016 — 16Lab, developer of an ultra-small wearable device OZON™, announced that it has been selected as part of Sony’s “Future Lab Program” and demonstrated a demo at their SXSW special booth in Austin, Texas. In the demo, the device was used as a controller for Sony’s new concept prototype. 

Detail information about the program is provided at the following site:

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16Lab Inc.

16Lab is a startup which has gathered some of the best engineering minds from around the world in order to develop its ring-type wearable computing device as a next generation computing platform. 16Lab is a fabless company focusing on development resources in its core competence, such as an ultra-low power consumption technology and a super accurate 3D motion analyses. 16Lab has successfully built a development consortium of Engineering Partners with global-top level technology in all areas. Alps Electric, one of the leading manufacturers of electronic components, is a core partner. 16Lab is a recipient of the Japanese government’s subsidy program called the NEDO R&D Venture Support Program that supports highly competitive R&D-oriented innovative startups. Moreover, 16Lab was awarded top prizes at the Japan-UK Tech Awards 2015 and at the CEATEC Innovation Awards 2015 (Home Entertainment).

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