Gecko Design has been officially acquired by Google which shows that Google is ready to make an impact in hardware designs for the tech industry.
Gecko Design is a mechanical engineering and product design firm that has worked for quite an impressive list of clients. The list includes FitBit, Sonos, HP, and Logitech.
Details of the acquisition was not disclosed but it was revealed that Gecko Design will be joining the Google X Team. Google X Team is the tech giant’s laboratory for advanced technology research projects.
Hopefully with Gecko Design on board, we’ll see more user friendly and fresh hardware designs from Google. The new acquisition may even play a major role in the revamp of the Google Glass design. We might just see a new hip and more interesting approach from Google in this area.
Source: Android Central