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Google's 3D-sensing Project Tango is no longer an experiment

Yet another project is graduating from experiment to proper part of Google. Only two weeks ago, Glass left the confines of the Skunk Works-like Google X and became its own division headed up by Nest co-founder Tony Fadell. Now Project Tango, the 3D-s...

What’s Going on with ZimmGlass

With the recent surprising announcement from Google regarding their Glass project I thought it was an appropriate time to write an update on my own ZimmGlass Project. What did Google announce? Here’s the message those of us in the Glass Explorers program received: It’s been an exciting ride. Since we first met, interest in wearables has exploded and today it’s... Read More

Google X Labs made synthetic skin to test a cancer-detecting bracelet

If someone asks you to name a Google X Labs moonshot, you'd probably say Glass, self-driving car or maybe even Project Loon. But as you might remember from the WSJD Live conference last year, it also has a flourishing Life Sciences division that empl...

Google CFO Calls Glass A Case Where The Company Needed To “Pause” And “Reset”

Google’s Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette wasn’t too optimistic about the future of Google Glass on today’s Google earnings call for Q4 2014. The executive took some time to highlight the project as an example of when Google is willing to take a step back and rethink something that isn’t working out, even when they’ve made a considerable investment in… Read More

MommyTech TV – Goodbye Google Glass, Hello Faux!

You might remember Faux Glass from last October, when the IndieGogo campaign for the Google Glass spoof kicked off. Well, as promised, the brains behind the project—Robin Raskin and John Wilczak—were at CES 2015 to show off their blinking, flashing, and proudly useless send-up, telling MommyTech TV’s Andrea Smith all about it. Show More Summary

Google Glass is Gone…For Now

For some it was the best of geek chic, for others the birth of a new kind of mobile monster, but regardless of what you may have thought of Google’s controversial Glass eyewear project, there’s no question that for the last few years it has had all of us talking. But despite the fact that [...]

If You Were Google, What Would You Do With Google Glass? [MakeUseOf Poll]

Google Glass is back in the news, and not in a good way. Google is shuttering the Explorer program, taking control of the project away from Google X, and deciding which direction to take Google Glass from here. Perhaps you have the answer Google is seeking. Show More Summary

Google Glass Sales To End Soon: What’s Next?

Google announced on Thursday it is ending its Google Glass project, but it hasn’t given up on the general idea of the glasses just yet. Interested parties of Google Glass can still grab a pair of snazzy high-tech eyewear for about $1,500 until Monday, according to Relaxnews. Show More Summary

Broadband Prepares to Meet Its Future

News this week included FCC broadband rules discussions, Samsung looking at Windows Phone OS, the end of Google Glass as we knew it and Project Ara.

Google ends existing Google Glass program, restructures program under Nest CEO

Google has announced that its current Google Glass project will be turned over to a different division with the Explorer unit going off-sale and new product introductions following in 2015.

For Google Glass To Succeed, Tony Fadell Needs To Rip Out The Camera

It's not just a design problem. It's a weirding-people-out problem. The father of the Nest and iPod, Tony Fadell, has taken over the Google Glass project. And to make Google Glass succeed, he needs to take one radical first step: Fadell needs to rip out Glass's camera. Show More Summary

News: Tony Fadell to oversee restructured Google Glass project

2 weeks agoTechnology / Mobile : iLounge

Google is restructuring its Google Glass project and appointing former Apple Executive Tony Fadell to head it up, according to the Wall Street Journal. Fadell, one of the inventors of the original iPod, left Apple to form Nest in 2010, which was later acquired by Google last year. Show More Summary

A requiem for Google Glass

It seems like just yesterday that Google released an exciting teaser video for a new product that delivered important information by projecting images directly to your eyeballs — no more staring at your smartphone! Less than three years...Show More Summary

Ex-Apple iPod chief Tony Fadell to oversee Google's Glass project after reorg

Former Apple executive Tony Fadell --?known colloquially as the "father of the iPod" --?is set to take over Google's Glass augmented reality project as the search giant reorganizes the stumbling wearable team.

Former iPodFather Tony Fadell now in charge of Google Glass

From It looks like Google may finally be preparing Glass for primetime as a number of changes around the company’s heads-up display product were revealed today. Most notably, the Glass project will be moving from the experimental Google X group to its own unit under the leadership of Tony Fadell, according to The Wall Street Journal. Next of note, Google will […]

Google Glass Exits X Labs As Explorer Program Shuts Down, Team Now Reports To Tony Fadell

2 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch

The Google Glass project is entering a new phase today as the company is moving it out of its Google X skunkworks and turning it into a stand-alone project within the company, a Google spokesperson confirmed to us today. As part of this change, Glass will now be overseen by former Apple executive and Nest founder Tony Fadell. Show More Summary

Nest's Tony Fadell takes leadership of Google Glass, sales ending Jan. 19

The Google Glass wearable headset computer has a new lead, and it's none other than Nest founder and CEO Tony Fadell. The Glass project is also moving out of the Google X experimental unit nearly 2 years after its initial release. Current...Show More Summary

First version of Google Glass discontinued, Nest's Tony Faldell takes over

Google is making big changes to its beleaguered Google Glass project According to a new report from The Wall Street Journal, Google will no longer sell its current version of Google Glass through its Glass Explorer program after Jan....Show More Summary

Google to ditch current Glass version, moves project under Nest CEO’s lead

Big changes in Google hardware: The first version of Google Glass is going away, and the whole project is leaving the Google X sandbox to become its own division, according to a new report. Google Glass got its start at Google X — the company’s experimental division — but it’s now becoming its own division […]

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