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.
Plastic surgeons see some clear advantages of using Google Glass in the operating room, reports a survey study in the July issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery(r), the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS).
Remember Google Glass? Ever since Glass burst onto the scene three years ago, there have been rumors of similar devices from other manufacturers. Samsung has been long-rumored to have a Glass rival of its own.
Boston Dynamics, a robotics company owned by Google that's reportedly being sold off, released a new video of its robot named Mini Spot. Among other things, the raptor-looking robot is shown running around outside, maneuvering around...Show More Summary
Stanford University researchers are testing software that is meant to help autistic children with social cues. The Google Glass software reads the emotions on people's faces, then tells the user what those emotions are. Early research is yielding positive results. Read more... More about Real Time, Autism, Google Glass, Google, and Tech
The facial recognition software was developed at Stanford University and runs on Google Glass, a computerized headset with a front-facing camera and a tiny display just above the right eye. Julian is one of about 100 autistic children...Show More Summary
Snapchat has been secretly hard at work on what has been described as a competitor to Google Glass. A source has tipped Business Insider off, however, that Snapchat's supposedly top-secret project may have been hiding in plain sight. In...Show More Summary
Each new week brings with it an abundance of new gadgets — whether devised by tech giants like Google and Samsung or pushed by hopeful entrepreneurs to Kickstarter, they run the gamut from useful to niche to tech that nobody really needs. This week we’ve got high tech being used for good. More »
The tech industry is obsessed with its hunt for finding the next big thing after the smartphone. Last year, it was wearables, like the Apple Watch and FitBit. Before that, it was virtual reality. Before that, it was Google Glass. Each one of those was supposed to change the the way we interact with technology. Show More Summary