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CaixaBank develops Google Glass and smartwatch apps

Wednesday 19 February 2014 | 14:50 CET | News
Spanish bank CaixaBank has developed apps to allow users to track the stock markets via the Sony SmartWatch 2 and locate branches and convert currencies using Google Glass. The Google Glass app comes with an augmented reality branch finder superimposed on the screen, showing the wearer where to find the nearest CaixaBank branch, the direction they need to travel, how far away it is, and a telephone number in case they need to call ahead. Customers can also use the voice service to state a location or an address, prompting Google Glass to display all the branches nearest to that point. The

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Companies: Google / Sony
Countries: Spain / World
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