Nixie Wins $500,000 Grand Prize in Intel Make It Wearable Challenge with the Nixie camera copter.
Nixie was named the grand prize winner of the Intel Make It Wearable challenge, a global initiative that Intel announced at CES 2014 to fuel creativity and challenge innovators to evolve personal computing using Intel® Edison technology. Winning the $500,000 grand prize, Nixie is the first wearable camera that can fly, unfolds and takes flight on cue to take the perfect shot from unique perspectives.
Team Nixie (http://flynixie.com) is developing the first wearable drone camera, which can be worn around your wrist. The team won the Grand Prize for the Intel Make It Wearable Challenge on November 3, 2014. Learn more about Make It Wearable and see highlights from Finale event at http://makeit.intel.com.
To find out more about Team Nixie, see their work at http://flynixie.com or follow them on https://www.facebook.com/flynixie.