Google Glass is not dead, far from it in fact, as reports indicate a more consumer friendly version of Google’s eyewear project is already in the works, and this time the company will make a concerted effort to overcome the barriers that hampered societal integration, adoption, and acceptance the first time around. Taking a page [...]
Mini Augmented Vision is a new augmented reality concept projecting information, navigation and safety information onto a set of glasses.
Forget heads-up displays, MINI is hoping to bring technology to your car in the form of a pair of connected eyewear. Called MINI Augmented Vision, the smart glasses work sort of like Google Glass and project information in front of you relevant to your drive... Show More Summary
Google’s first foray into wearables didn’t do as well as the company expected. Despite closing the Google Glass explorer program in January though, Eric Schmidt says the project isn’t dead yet. It’s just getting ready for users. Nest founder Tony … Read more ›
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has not abandoned its Glass project, which is an eye-wearable device that connects through internet. The program has just been shifted to another division but it’s not cancelled. A Wall Street Journal article reported on the news and discussed about Google Inc’s sticking with its Glass project, as the company feels technology being used […]
The first version of Glass may have been panned and canned, but that doesn't mean Google's given up on the project. Google Chairman Eric Schmidt says the Google Glass wearable face computer wasn't a failure, and that they're still working on a new version of it. Show More Summary
Here's Astro Teller, chief of Google's Glass project, on its failure: "I'm amazed by how sensitively people responded to some of the privacy issues," Teller explains, expressing frustration about the backlash against Glass in public, given the prevalence of mobile video. Read the rest
AUSTIN, Texas — As everybody knows, Google made some mistakes with Google Glass. Now the man who led the project has come out and said exactly where he believes the company went wrong. "We made one really great decision, and one notShow More Summary
Despite the fact that Glass was all but a complete misfire for Google, the project isn’t going away any time soon. Earlier this month, Tony Fadell told The New York Times that “future products” in the Glass line won’t be subjected to the same public experimentation as the first-generation model. Show More Summary
Sony today announced SmartEyeglass, the company's take on Google's recently shelved Glass project. The device interacts with the surroundings in similar ways, connecting with compatible smartphones to render text, symbols and images into the wearer's field of view. Show More Summary
Astro Teller, the head of the Google X research group, talks about the company's efforts to commercialize projects like the self-driving car and why the Glass wearable device will still impact technology.
Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) is not done with its Glass Project that was halted last month as Computer Business Review reports that the project has been reset with a new version of the wearable already under development. The search giant has also restructured the entire Glass team as it looks to get it right this time […]
New version of Glass won't be released until it's "perfect."
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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...
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
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’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
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
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 [...]