Tag : Google Glass

Latest Posts

0 SHARES

Google Glass Enterprise Edition Headset Found on eBay

Ever since being removed from sale last year, Google has slowly but surely been removing all reference to the device. Now, an unusual version of the headset has been found on eBay, which appears to be…

0 SHARES

Is Google Glass Being Killed Off?

Google Glass, the Alphabet Inc. wearable device that was pulled from the market in January 2015 after a decidedly mixed reception, could be dead after the company pulled all social media accounts connected to Glass, while…

0 SHARES

The Team behind Google Glass Is Working on a New Wearable

It’s not a big secret that Google Glass wasn’t a big success, but it looks like the team behind the gadget’s development is still hard at work. Now called Project Aura, the division is apparently working on no less…

0 SHARES

Is a New Google Glass Model Being Tested?

An intriguing FCC filing has been submitted by Google under the codename FCC ID A4R-GG1. Usually, the FCC’s EUT label is quite specific and outlines the product category. In this case, the filing simply states, “BLUETOOTH & DTS/UNII a/b/g/n/ac”…

0 SHARES

Google Glass Division on Hiring Spree

Google has been heavily hiring hardware engineers lately. The search giant has posted about 20 job listings between January and May for the Google Glass division. They have posted more than 16 job listing of different…

0 SHARES

Google Glass Not Dead, Just Being “Made Ready For Users”

Since Google pulled its Glass wearable device from the market back in January, many assumed that the project was effectively dead. But Erich Schmidt, Google’s Executive Chairman, insists that Glass is in a transitional phase to…

0 SHARES

Sony’s SmartEyeglass Becomes Available for Pre-Order

Sony’s Google Glass alternative, SmartEyeglass, has finally become available for pre-order. You can reserve a ‘developer’ unit today for $840 in the US, Germany and the UK, before the release date of March 10th. The glasses utilise augmented reality, in…

0 SHARES

Tony Fadell, ‘Father’ of the iPod, Takes Control of Google Glass

Tony Fadell, creator of the Nest thermostat and ‘Father’ of the iPod, has been put in charge of the Google Glass project in an effort to resuscitate the ailing project. Glass is to become its own…

0 SHARES

Dell Creates Mood Reading Software

Dell’s research and development division has said that they have created software that should be able to read our moods as soon as 2017. Dell are trying headsets made by Neurosky and other manufacturers that cost…

0 SHARES

Google Glass Banned in UK Cinemas Due to Piracy Fears

It was just one week ago when Google Glass was opened up to UK residents, and it didn’t take long before there was a bit of fallout regarding the popular wearable. Due to increased concern of…

0 SHARES

Google Glass on Sale in the UK, So Residents Can Become ‘Glassholes’

Google Glass is now available in the UK with a whopping £1,000 price tag, but the device is still in the prototype phase, and is currently aimed towards developers. Any UK resident at least 18 years…

0 SHARES

Smartphone With Kinect-style Computer Vision In The Works

Google is apparently working on yet another ‘crazy’ device, and this time it is attempting to incorporate 3D computer vision technology similar to Kinect into a smaller device, a smartphone. The project is called “Project Tango”…

0 SHARES

NYPD Trialling Google Glass To Aid Officers In The Field

Google Glass has been attracting the attention of the authorities recently – in Wyoming a bill has been proposed to ban Google Glass while driving and in Ohio a man was escorted from a movie theatre by Federal…

0 SHARES

Samsung To Release It’s Own Version Of Google Glass

Could we see Galaxy Glass work with Samsung’s Galaxy Gear? With the release of Google Glass drawing ever closer it seems other tech companies are keen to get on the “glass” band wagon. Reports are coming…

0 SHARES

Google Glass Seen As Piracy Gadget Inside Movie Theatres

Google Glass apparently is not seen as a great advancement in technology that should freely roam on everybody’s head by many people. There was a case where a woman has been pulled over and fined for…

0 SHARES

Driver Avoids Fine For Glassing While Driving

Cecilia Abadie with her pair of Google Glasses The first case with probably many more to come regarding driving whilst wearing Google’s Glass has been thrown out of a San Diego traffic court. Cecilia Abadie is…

0 SHARES

Wink And Snap A Photo With Google Glass

Google Glass has updated software in its internet-linked eyewear to allow users to snap pictures by winking. The new feature, which promises to escalate privacy concerns already being voiced about the hi-tech gadget, came as one…

0 SHARES

Pre-Orderes Opened For Vuzix M100 Android Powered Smart Glasses

The Vuzix M100 is now available for pre-order in the US, having a price tag of $1000 and with an expected delivery of two to four weeks. Vuzix is calling the M100 a “hands-free wearable computer”,…

0 SHARES

ZTE Will Release Its Own Brand of Smartwatches

ZTE has yet to enter the battle with its own smartwatch. However, according to Lu Qianhao, head of the Shenzhen-based company’s handset marketing strategy, ZTE might be working on some that are predicted to launch somewhere…

0 SHARES

SpaceGlasses: Augmented Reality Glasses

Have you ever imagined being a superhero, like IronMan? Perhaps you wished that you could go around with your own personal Head-Up-Display which gives you vitals or statistics of the things that surround you. If you…

0 SHARES

Samsung Rumored To Prepare Its Own Google Glass Gear

Samsung is rumored to release its own Google Glass gear, since it usually has a habit of releasing similar tech found at competitors that attract attention. The Korean giants may be doing that in a lab…

0 SHARES

Google Says Glass Won’t Be Coming To Market At $299

Google’s Glass will not be coming to Best Buy in 2014 at a price of $299 like currently circulated rumours have suggested. Google’s Chris Dale, who works on the Google Glass project, made a statement on…

0 SHARES

Microsoft Patent For “Augmented Reality Glasses” Is Shown, Google Glass Rival?

An report by Engadget has revealed that Microsoft has filed a patent for augmented reality glasses. These “smartglasses” are looking rather similar to that of Google Glass and can be seen as Microsoft’s Google Glass equivalent.…

0 SHARES

Apple Just Isn’t Cool Anymore, It’s time for Google to shine.

Several years ago I would have said that Apple Inc was one of the coolest, if not the coolest companies out there. Unfortunately in the past few years it seems that Apple has stopped thinking outside…

0 SHARES

Google Releases Tech Specs Of Glass Explorer Editions

Google recently released Glass API, along with the specs for the Glass Explorer Editions. One of the key specs is that it uses 5 Megapixel camera that can take 720p Videos as well. It has 16GB…

0 SHARES

Foxconn Will Build Google Glass In The U.S.A

Google Glass, the highly sought after augmented reality glasses, are set to enter into production in the next few weeks. While that in itself is exciting enough news, there is also good news for the USA as…