In case you hadn't noticed the news from the 4,835,762 blogs trying as hard as they can to game Google and get some of that sweet, sweet eclipse traffic, there's a rare total solar eclipse happening soon. The eclipse is set to take place on Monday, and it'll be visible on the West Coast beginning in the early morning at 9:05 AM local time. Show More Summary
Tony Fadell is best known "one of the fathers of the iPod" at Apple, and as the former CEO of Nest. We've agreed to forget that he led the Google Glass division for a while, too. Today, news broke that the serial inventor and investor...Show More Summary
When Snapchat announced its first wearable product, Spectacles, back in September 2016, it made a bold attempt to right the wrongs of Google's nerdy, uncool Glass product by rolling out a hip and cool sunglasses accessory that could take pictures for your Snap story. Show More Summary
Credit-card debt in the US rose in June to surpass the peak set just before the 2008 financial crisis. We tested out these glasses that keep computer screens from destroying your eyes The Google employee who wrote the anti-diversityShow More Summary
Doug Peltz has been looking forward to the August 21 solar eclipse since he was 8 years old, so he knows what it's like to be a young kid that wants to be amazed. That's why Peltz, cofounder and CCO of the science-education company Mystery...Show More Summary
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This week, street artists paint over hate speech, Kirby is birthed from cardboard, Hacker House builds an automated gardener, and more. Read more on MAKE The post This Week in Making: Cardboard Kirby, 3D Printed Google Glass Headset, and More appeared first on Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers.
Google and other tech companies have come up with glasses and contact lenses for the purposes of AR, but Omega Ophthalmics is taking a much more invasive approach by using surgically implanted lenses to create a space for augmented reality inside the eye. Show More Summary
A highly-anticipated total solar eclipse is set to cut a path across a large portion of the United States on August 21, but not everyone has the proper gear to see it safely. But some organizations want to change that. The company Mystery...Show More Summary
[Ricardo Ferro] didn’t want to buy a Google Glass, so he made his own. The Raspberry Pi Zero Prism consists of a 3D-printed headset the side-pieces of which hold a variety of electronic components, including a Pi Zero running Raspbian Jessie, a Pi Noir IR camera, a WiFi/Bluetooth module and a whole mess of SMD tactile push buttons. Show More Summary
Computers are coming up on a revolution. Microsoft's HoloLens and Google's Glass aim to make augmented reality (AR) mainstream. But to reach consumers, they're going through the enterprise. Changing a paradigm isn't easy. The inertia of the "usual way of doing things" can be very difficult to alter. Show More Summary
Assuming you haven’t been living in a cave — in which case this news wouldn’t interest you anyway — you know there’s a solar eclipse happening on August 21st. It’s the first solar eclipse to cross the United States since 1918 and the last one before 2045, so people are quite excited about this one. Science teachers are also getting ready to turn this into… Read More
The headline isn’t quite fair: Google has actually reinvented Glass as an enterprise product, and I’m sure it will be successful in that field. The application shown in the video – a technician carrying out a wiring task by referring to head-up video displays rather than paper manuals – makes obvious sense. Show More Summary
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Google is going full Westworld by giving robots the ability to imagine and plan. In the same way a person would look at a glass of water on the edge of a table […] The post DeepMind Develops AI With An Imagination appeared first on Geek.com.
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``... the "explorers" who bought the [first version of Glass] soon discovered that it was buggy and that they were unwelcome in public spaces because they might be surreptitiously recording everything around them... Now, though, the Alphabet Inc. Show More Summary
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