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Boston Globe features Armatix

One of California’s largest firearm stores recently added a peculiar new gun to its shelves. It requires an accessory: a black waterproof watch. The watch’s primary purpose is not to provide accurate time, though it does. The watch makes the gun think. Electronic chips inside the gun and watch communicate with each other. If the…

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International Business Times

Armatix Featured in the International Business Times

“Armatix,” a German company, has released the first “smart pistol” in the U.S., on sale in California. Their handgun, dubbed the “iP1,” is paired with a smart watch that, when worn, unlocks the pistol for use. To use the watch, the user must first enter a PIN, like they would to unlock a smartphone. In…

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