Looxcie and TASER Co-Develop Breakthrough Video Solutions for Law Enforcement and Private Security
Looxcie Technology Used in TASER's Ruggedized Wearable Video Camera Systems
February 21, 2012 --
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/21/12 -- Looxcie, Inc., makers of the first wearable mobile-connected video cam, announced today a collaboration with TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR). TASER licenses Looxcie intellectual property into the AXON Flex product line, scheduled for availability in Q1 of 2012. Optimizing Looxcie's real-time video recording and streaming, the AXON Flex products will deliver to law enforcement professionals a ruggedized solution that allows them to seamlessly capture events from a first person point of view.
"Looxcie makes capturing and sharing real-time video simple for a variety of consumer and business uses; we see a great opportunity in collaborating with a leading brand like TASER in bringing mission-critical video solutions to the law enforcement community," said Looxcie CEO, Romulus Pereira. "Since our inception, our products have found appeal with audiences from parents and digerati to extreme sports enthusiasts and videographers. Licensing our breakthrough technology to companies like TASER expands on our ability to deliver tailored solutions for enterprise verticals where video solutions are essential to their work flow."
"Looxcie's robust and reliable video streaming technology and sharing platform gives TASER an advantage in developing the most cutting edge wearable POV Cameras for law enforcement," said Rick Smith, CEO and founder, TASER. "We are enthusiastic about an ongoing partnership that will help law enforcement professionals around the world capture the truth of every interaction."
The TASER AXON Flex will be sold and marketed by TASER, International.
About TASER International, Inc.
TASER International, Inc. (NASDAQ: TASR) is a global provider of safety technologies that protect life, prevent conflict, and resolve disputes. More than 16,575 public safety agencies in 107 countries rely on TASER® electronic control devices (ECDs) and AXON on-officer camera systems to help protect and serve. Today, the use of TASER ECDs have saved more than 85,000 lives from potential death or serious injury while TASER innovations benefit individuals and families too, providing personal protection and accountability while maintaining regard for life. Since 1994, more than 241,000 individuals have relied on TASER technology as a means for effective personal safety. Learn more about TASER International and its solutions at www.TASER.com and www.EVIDENCE.com or by calling (800) 978-2737. Be a part of the TASER community by joining us on www.facebook.com/TASER.International, www.linkedin.com/company/71228, www.twitter.com/OfficialTASER, and www.youtube.com/taserc2.
About Looxcie, Inc.
Looxcie, Inc. is the creator of the first mobile-connected, handsfree, wearable video cam that frees people to be active participants in the moment, while recording and sharing on the go. The company recently launched the first group-cast live video streaming solution, LooxcieLive, in November 2011.Founded in 2008, Looxcie is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.
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