A lightweight (3 to 7 ounce) wireless Bluetooth – WiFi computing headset, Golden-i delivers a new category of mobile communications and computing capability. Providing a familiar 15-inch PC display, which appears virtually 18 inches from the users eye, Golden-i also offers a hands-free natural speech recognition interface for wireless remote control over an array of host devices including cellular phones, PCs, company networks, including industrial test and repair equipment.
“We are delighted to have the opportunity to license Bluetopia®, our full-featured Bluetooth protocol stack, to Kopin for such an innovative mobile speech and hands-free product,” said Tim Reilly, President and Founder of Stonestreet One.
“Golden-i’s advanced capabilities and ease of use is the result of integrating the best technologies and components available in the world today,” said Jeffrey Jacobsen, Kopin’s Sr. Advisor to the CEO and Golden-i Program Mgr. “Stonestreet One is at the top of their game, the best Bluetooth stack and profile developer in the world. Stonestreet One was a natural fit with Golden-i’s world leading team of technology partners.”
Stonestreet One is a global leader providing software solutions for today and tomorrow’s Bluetooth wireless technology. Bluetopia and BTExplorer, the company’s Bluetooth Connection Manager for Windows CE and Windows Mobile based devices, have been deployed by many product manufacturers around the world and are currently shipping in millions of enterprise and consumer devices on the market today. Stonestreet One offerings are used by leading chipmakers, distributors, embedded software companies and OEMs in personal computing, automotive, biomedical, mobile communications and consumer electronics products. The company is also preparing for the future of Bluetooth wireless technology with Bluetopia®+LE and Bluetopia®+HS to support Bluetooth low energy and Bluetooth high speed specifications, respectively. Stonestreet One is a member of the Bluetooth SIG EcoSystem committee, an advisory board which provides insight to the Bluetooth SIG’s board of directors on the future of the wireless connectivity market.
Golden-i Developer Kits Golden-i units will be available for demonstrations in Hall 8, Motorola’s booth #8A51 at the World Mobile Congress 2010 held in Barcelona, Spain, February 15th through 18th. Kopin is now taking orders for Golden-i Developer Kits from the May production lot.