AsteroidOS is an open-source operating system for smartwatches on which I’ve been working for the past two years. Today, I’m delighted to announce the availability of the first alpha release of AsteroidOS for four different devices.
A smartwatch is a connected device that can get access to a wide range of personal information. Many users believe that the current proprietary platforms can not guarantee a satisfactory level of control over their privacy and hardware. Hence, I noticed a need for an open wearable platform and AsteroidOS is my attempt to address this issue.
Several core values led the development of AsteroidOS:
- Freedom: Embedding a maximum number of free software
- Privacy: Stayin...