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An open-source alternative to Android Wear OS for smartwatches emerges

Agam Shah | March 1, 2016
Linux-based AsteroidOS for smartwatches is in beta, but it could be a while until it's a viable alternative

Though AsteroidOS is only for smartwatches, a fair amount of features from the OS could be re-used on smartglasses and other wearables, Revest said.

Revest is a developer and student at French engineering university INSA Tolouse. He has developed gadgets like a Raspberry Pi-based autopilot quadcopter, and presented a paper on AsteroidOS at the recent FOSDEM conference in Brussels.

 

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