Aaron Grant, co-founder of North wears Vuzix smart glasses

North reflects on retail lessons learned before expanding Focals locations in 2019

  At the Pepcom Digital Experience taking place during CES 2019, North co-founder Aaron Grant is approached by another smart...

January 21st, 2019 Brian Jackson

North receives $24 million investment from Government of Canada

North, (formally Thalmic Labs), creator of Focals smartglasses has receivedĀ a multi-million dollar investment from the Government of Canada, the same...

November 14th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

North’s Focal smartglasses store officially opens

The North showroom has officially openedĀ in downtown Toronto and Brooklyn, marking the public availability of its Focals smartglasses. North made...

November 13th, 2018 Tom Li

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Hashtag Trending: Apple overpricing repairs; Amazon employees protest facial recognition software; Canadian-made smart glasses

Apple is accused of restricting and over estimating price of device repairs, Amazon employees are protesting the sale of facial...

October 24th, 2018 Meagan Simpson

Thalmic Labs is now North; launches ‘Focals’ smart glasses and new retail space

In 2018, smart glasses technology still seems to lie dormant in the general consumer market; with that said, one Canadian...

October 23rd, 2018 Tom Li