This Maker wanted something a little different from Google Glass — he built a wearable computer completely from scratch and uses magnets to attach it to his glasses. Read more on MAKE The post Homebrewed Heads-Up Display Magnetically Snaps to Your Glasses appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
Vuzix Corporation has announced the availability of prescription capable safety glasses, made by Rochester Optical, which are designed for use with the Vuzix M100 heads-up display.
Google Glass may be dead for the moment, but researchers from the UK’s National Physical Laboratory and manufacturer Colour Holographic, say they’ve developed an alternative device that could that would let people see holographic digital...Show More Summary
Intel has acquired Recon Instruments, a Vancouver, Canada-based maker of heads-up displays for athletes. Recon makes two products: The Recon Snow2, which is a ski mask with an integrated display, and the Recon Jet, a pair of sunglasses for cyclists and runners, also with an integrated display. Intel did not reveal the terms of the acquisition, but […]
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
Me: An interventional cardiologist with a penchant for mobile medical technology. Her: Sleek, smart, alluring and came with an amazing pedigree. She was actually Google Glass, and her heads-up display, 5MP camera, telephone, text, email, social media -- capabilities all performed by voice command came in a lightweight package. Show More Summary
As Google begins working on a commercial version of its heads-up display wearable, Sony is stepping things up in double time, with the launch of its SmartEyeglass Developer Edition SED-E1 augmented reality glasses. The device will be available in 10 countries this March, and pre-orders have already opened in the UK and Germany at $840 apiece. Show More Summary
Sony announced last year that it was working on a wearable device you could attach to your glasses for a Google Glass-style heads-up display of notifications, directions, fitness stats and more. The company showed off the SmartEyeglass Attach at this year’s CES, and now has a demo that lets you see what it’s like when you use it. Show More Summary
From 9to5Google.com: 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 […]
Sony's building a heads-up display component; hopes OEMs will turn it into a product
A new Glassware app has made it to Google Glass to make it easier for those hard of hearing to communicate by bringing real-time closed captioning to Glass' heads-up display. Developed by researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology,...Show More Summary
Thalmic Labs has added support for smartglasses to its Myo gesture control armband. Supported headsets include Google Glass, Recon Jet and Epson Moverio. While wearing a heads-up display and an armband might seem inconvenient, the integration is intended for workplace environments like construction, healthcare, bike messengers and field service. Show More Summary
A new mind-reading app for Google Glass, paired with a MindWave headset, lets you control the heads-up display via your brainwaves.
If you plan on catching the latest blockbuster at any cinema in the United Kingdom, you'll want to leave your Google Glass at home Just days after Google announced that its wearable heads-up information display technology was arriving...Show More Summary
Recon Jet, the sports-focused heads-up display glasses made by Recon Instruments, have had their launch date pushed back yet again. According to an email sent out to prospective buyers and pre-orderers alike, Recon Instruments explains...Show More Summary
Samsung must want to keep an open mind when it comes to wearable displays. Just a short while after it explored the possibility of smart sports glasses, the company is back with a patent for a heads-up display with a built-in earpiece. In some ways,...
While the developer preview of Glass has established the heads-up display as advanced technology, it's also earned Google's headwear a reputation for being unfashionable --?something the company hopes to address with a new partnership with the Luxottica Group.
Google Glass, if you haven’t heard of it or seen it, is a miniature computer that’s integrated with a pair of non-prescription lenses with a small heads-up display attached. It can take pictures and look up things on Google or Facebook. It has both a limited feature-set and battery life, despite being available for 2 […]
Google is currently pioneering the wearable tech space with its Glass heads-up display, but the search engine giant may also delve into the smart watch space soon. A new leak provides some insight as to the type of technology we may see in Google's long-rumored Android timepiece. Show More Summary
While Google Glass positions itself as an all-purpose heads-up display, the Recon Instruments Snow2 is a more targeted, mountain-specific sports accessory meant to provide users with data and feedback on the go. AppleInsider recently had the chance to test out the Snow2 integrated with Oakley's Airwave 1.5 goggles when paired with Apple's iPhone.