The last time a company tried popularizing wearable tech embedded in glasses, most notably with Google Glass, the public mostly rejected the idea as equal parts creepy and silly. Now a new project looks to take another whack at theShow More Summary
Google Glass may have disappeared from public view over the last year, but Google hasn’t given up on the wearable computer just yet. A new patent has revealed what the tech giant might be planning for the next version of Glass, and it comes with the unusual addition of removable AA batteries. Show More Summary
The latest patent filing for Google Glass shows a side-mounted touch screen and a battery pack that would dangle behind the ear.
A tiny new computer system called Joule powers smart safety glasses -- for assembly-line workers, not the general public.
Newly leaked images of the purported HTC Sailfish confirm that Google’s Nexus 2016 will sport a metal & glass design, and a rear fingerprint sensor.
This week, the US patent office issued 6,798 patents. Each patent adds a little something new to the human knowledge base. As we can’t list all six thousand, the PatentYogi team has selected the five most interesting patents. Boeing’s radically...Show More Summary
A group of biomedical engineers use functional near-infrared spectroscopy to measure mental workload as subjects navigate a college campus.
The minute Bill Clinton began his speech at the Democratic National Convention, all I wanted to do was Google vintage photos of young Hillary Rodham Clinton wearing "flowery skirts, big glasses, and no makeup." Listen, I acknowledge that Hillary Clinton who is breaking the glass ceiling in the most major way possible in modern history (hello, Mrs. Show More Summary
Let’s face it, the attached camera was pretty much the only decent feature of Google Glass. It’s also a feature that raised quite a few privacy concerns. The new Blincam, which allows its wearer to shoot a photograph simply by winking, also faces those same privacy issues. It also a presents a newer, slightly creepier, one. It’s [...]Show More Summary
Appearing in the top organic listings of Google is increasingly like pouring a gallon of milk into a shot glass.
Do you ever wander what happened to the Google Glass, that amazing looking contraption that was pushed so heavily a few years ago? Though it doesn’t seem to have become the worldwide phenomenon Google was hoping for, many businesses have found important uses for it. Show More Summary
Google is reportedly working on a standalone headset that blends augmented reality with virtual reality, which could make up for Google Glass.
Google’s plan to build a fresh Silicon Valley headquarters was given new life after a land swap with LinkedIn. ||| San Francisco - Google’s ambitious plan to build a new Silicon Valley headquarters, with soaring glass canopies, crane-like...Show More Summary
The swap will allow Google to pursue its futuristic dream campus, with glass canopies and movable structures.
Today we are taking a look at the Solos Smart Cycling Glasses. These are not only good-looking sun glasses, they also feature a small heads-up display much like what we have seen coming from Google Glass.
Remember Google Glass? How could you not? Born with great fanfare just four short years ago, the device quickly became the object of derision. People who wore them were “Glassholes.” There were hyper-privacy concerns related to wearing...Show More Summary
This week, the US patent office issued 6,319 patents. Each patent adds a little something new to the human knowledge base. As we cannot list all six thousand, the PatentYogi team has selected the five most interesting patents. Technology...Show More Summary
When the news spread last week about the fatal crash of a computer-driven Tesla, I thought of a conversation I had a couple of years ago with a top computer scientist at Google. We were talking about some recent airliner crashes caused by “automation complacency” — the tendency for even very skilled pilots to tune out from […]
Plastic surgeons see some clear advantages of using Google Glass in the operating room, reports a new survey.