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Google Glass: A brief history

Google Glass: A brief history

By 16 January 2015

Google Glass is in danger of becoming a fond yet long-forgotten memory, much like Atari or LaserDiscs. Google announced on 15 January that it would soon end sales of Google Glass as well as kill the Explorer programme, though it promised to continue working... >>

Nest's Tony Fadell to take charge of Google Glass as Explorer Programme shuts down

Nest's Tony Fadell to take charge of Google Glass as Explorer Programme shuts down

By 15 January 2015

The guy who cofounded Nest and is considered "the father of the iPod" has now taken control of Google Glass. Google Glass is leaving the experimental Google X unit and will become one of Tony Fadell's responsibilities, Fortune has reported. Ivy Ross,... >>

Sony SmartEyeglass Attach! takes on Google Glass

Sony SmartEyeglass Attach! takes on Google Glass

By 6 January 2015

Sony is to take on Google Glass with a new gadget it is calling SmartEyeglass Attach! - a single lens display module for attaching to regular glasses. The wearable gadget announced by Sony at CES in Las Vegas comes with a software developer kit that will... >>

New Google Glass rumoured to arrive in 2015 with Intel innards

New Google Glass rumoured to arrive in 2015 with Intel innards

By 1 December 2014

All has been quiet on the Google Glass front for some time, until now. A new hardware version of Glass is reportedly on its way next year, and it should have Intel brains. According to sources of The Wall Street Journal, Google is planning to launch... >>

3D LED printer makes Google Glass-like contact lens with built-in display possible

3D LED printer makes Google Glass-like contact lens with built-in display possible

By 28 November 2014

Researchers at the University of Washington just announced something new they have been developing: a contact lens with a built-in LED display. Consider this contact lens a prototype, because it can only display one pixel of information at the moment,... >>

Google Glass Basecamps look to close in US and London, but you'll never suspect the reason why

Google Glass Basecamps look to close in US and London, but you'll never suspect the reason why

By 24 November 2014

Google appears to be closing all Google Glass Basecamp stores, it's claimed. 9to5Google recently spotted a post on Google+ from Spencer Kleyweg, a Google Glass developer, who pointed out that Google was no longer accepting scheduled appointments for Glass... >>

Net-A-Porter now selling Made for Glass by Diane von Furstenberg, Google Glass gets sexy

Net-A-Porter now selling Made for Glass by Diane von Furstenberg, Google Glass gets sexy

By 17 September 2014

Net-A-Porter claims to be the first third-party retailer to stock Google Glass in the UK. The online fashion store now ranges a series of DVF Made for Glass specs in a variety of colours. Available from Net-A-Porter.com, the five different models in... >>

Skully AR-1 smart motorcycle helmet now up for preorder, costs as much as Google Glass

Skully AR-1 smart motorcycle helmet now up for preorder, costs as much as Google Glass

By 11 August 2014

The self-dubbed "world's smartest helmet" is now available for preorder, enabling you to ride in style, or more specifically, with with a heads-up display, rearview camera, and GPS navigation. All you have to do is fork over enough cash to buy a pair... >>

Amazon working on contact lens displays? Hires Google Glass founder Babak Parvis

Amazon working on contact lens displays? Hires Google Glass founder Babak Parvis

By 14 July 2014

Just this week scientists announced the discovery of nano pixels which could mean displays built into contact lenses. And now Amazon has hired Babak Parvis who founded Google Glass. Parvis was involved in the early research stages of Google Glass back... >>

Control Google Glass with your mind

Control Google Glass with your mind

By 10 July 2014

Deciding that the finger swipes are a limiting factor to how people use Google Glass, one London-based design agency come up with an alternative; mind control. Called mindRDR, the app, combined with a Neurosky EEG biosensor allows you to take a picture... >>


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