It’s no secret that every large technology company out there is investing billions in developing a pair of augmented reality glasses. Industry experts estimate that we are two to five years away from seeing this new product arrive.

But when it finally arrives will it actually take off? …


Underneath the surface there is a new platfrom being created. It’s happening right in front of us, if you read between the lines, if you squint real hard you can see it coming into focus. …


Now is a great time to jump in — join the early majority, learn from and build on these successes. Here’s a summary of best practices for anyone considering creating a mobile AR app for their brand or business.

Whenever a new technology is released innovators feverishly work to discover…


You were wondering whether it might be too late for our dreams to come true, whether our time had passed.

The answer is no. We’re actually living our dreams. We have control over our daily lives like few people have. We have traveled the world like few people have. …


A Pros & Cons + Interesting guide to whether you should build or invest in a bot.

With Bot fever upon us I thought it would be valuable to a do a quick pro-cons + interesting exercise on bots.

“Pro & Cons + Interesting”, or PCI, is a thinking exercise Edward the Bono invented to reach a well-informed decision. De Bono’s reasoning is that by not only…


You’re going for it, you’re all in.

You’re passionate, got a solid idea, and the will to work yourself to the bone. Days, nights, weekends, holidays you work through them all – it doesn’t matter, you’re in it to win it, you’ll do anything to succeed.

It’s going to be…


Native Apps are coming this fall!

If you have an Apple Watch and have been contemplating a breakup like the fashion journalist from The New York Times, be patient. At least wait until fall when the next iPhone is released before you make any drastic relationship decisions. …


Aiko for the Apple Watch

In January of this year, Josh, Asavari, and I came together to create TANK & BEAR in its new incarnation. Our mission is simple: We’re creating a digital companion for the Apple Watch that will encourage you to be more active. So yes, we’re building a super Tamagotchi. …


Seven is the magic number, they say. Seven is the number of years I’ve been working to arrive at this moment. And I believe in magic. That’s what’s kept me going.

Before me the city comes aflame as the sun begins to set. The skyscrapers rising in the setting sun…


A journey through Thorung La in February

First light, the air is crisp, but bitingly cold. It’s five am. Most of us haven’t slept a wink or seen a shower for the last week. At High Camp the dining room is a hive of activity as people fill up on carbohydrates and caffine to prepare for the…

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We create digital companions that make life magical. Based in New York, NEWINC alumni, former design lead at K Health.

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