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SmartWatcher: Call for help by pressing a button on your “smart” watch or smartphone

Note: This blogpost is a translation from the Greek language article written by Konstantinos Mavraganis, published in Huffington Post Greece online edition on April 1st, 2016. The original version is at: http://www.huffingtonpost.gr/2016/04/01/smartwatcher_n_9589126.html?utm_hp_ref=gr-tech

Wearable devices are one of the fastest emerging areas in technology, as more and more people consider buying “smart” watches, fitness trackers, etc. ­ there is therefore increased interest in specialized apps designed for use on smartwatches and similar devices. Personal safety apps falls into this category, a good example being SmartWatcher from Smartwatcher Technologies AG (headquartered in Zurich), which according to its creators, is “a good reason to buy a smartwatch”. Continue reading →