Every Little Helps As Tesco Launch Their Google Glass App

Every little helps…If you live in the UK then this will sound more familiar than if you live elsewhere. That is because, this has for just about forever been Tesco’s slogan. For those that are unfamiliar with Tesco, it is relatively safe to say that they are the UK’s biggest supermarket. Asda has come a […]

Google Glass Isn’t Dead, It’s A Prototype

What do you get if you combine a dual-core processor, 1GB of RAM, 16GB of storage and a 2,100mAh battery? Throw in a number of sensors, a touchpad and a 5MP camera, mount the components onto a head-frame and you are somewhere close to Google Glass, but you’ll need a sprinkling of magic fairy dust, […]

Google Glass Will Take A Trip To The International Space Station Next Week

Google’s Glass project has come a long way these past two years with software upgrades and new uses found by companies that see fit for the device. After being on earth for so long, Google Glass will soon go beyond the earth’s atmosphere as soon as next week. In partnership with Kentucky Space LLC, the […]

Google Appears To Have Filed A New Patent Design For Google Glass

Google Glass captivated the tech world during its unveiling at the Google I/O developers conference back in the summer of 2012, and even though it remains a high priced developer focused item Google Glass is still chugging along with it having found many uses ranging from personal to professional and even educational. Even with all […]

Intel’s Push Into Wearables Could See It Powering Google Glass in 2015

Intel have been making all the right noises from the wearable technology side of the business. We’ve seen the fetching but not-available-in-my-size Synapse smartdress and recently the MICA smartbracelet launched. Intel have a subtly different approach to their wearable technology compared with many other businesses in that they enter a partnership with the hardware designer. […]

BMW Uses Google Glass On Company’s Vehicle Production Lines

Google Glass has been launched back in April 2013, though these smartglasses were only available to so-called “Glass Explorers” for a long time. This was basically a closed beta product until May 15, 2014 when Google decided to make this smartglasses available to consumers, though the price tag stayed the same, $1,500, which is a […]

HUD for Glass is a Pilot’s New Best Friend

Google has been working on company’s Glass project for more than a few years – during that time, people in the know realize Glass’ tremendous potential… in fact, it has gone way beyond pure potential. Firefighters, the police, schools, pipeline workers, emergency responders, and hospitals are all using them, specific ones though, but still. By […]

Google Glass Might be Two Years Old But Its Still Ahead Of Its Time

It seems incredible to me that Google Glass is two years old. That we’ve had the technology for two whole years and whilst there’s been press about the project, it’s become another of Google’s wacky projects that is something of an also-ran. Except, no it isn’t as I’ll come on to write about. But first, […]

Google Glass Commercial Launch Set For 2015

Google Glass was the first project to emerge from Google’s Project X doors some two years ago. Glass is a wearable headset designed to project information in front of the right eye using an augmented reality style interface. The hardware consists of a dual core Texas Instruments OMAP 4430 processor (the same processor that was […]

University of Texas Assessing Google Glass For Specialist Mobile Stroke Unit

Google Glass is being worn and used by Dr. James Grotta, director of Stroke Research at the Memorial Hermann hospital, Houston, as part of the Mobile Stroke Unit. The idea here is to see if Google’s wearable can help in emergencies. Doctor Grotta is using Google Glass to share critical medical information with the hospital’s […]

Wearable Technology Must Be Turned Off At Movie Theaters

Google Glass is an interesting product; it’s an example of a wearable technology consisting of an optical head mounted display powered by a dual core processor with 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB of storage, a 2,100 mAh battery. It transmits sound to the wearer by a Bone conduction transducer and has a number of […]

Google Adds Another 5 Glass at Work Partners

Google Glass is destined to be a very important wearable – whether that will be in the public sector or work sector – or both – remain to be seen.  In the private sector it has been met with the usual reactions – some people are embracing the technology, many have already banned Glass in […]

Notifications On Google Glass Will Prohibit Notifications On Android Wear

While this isn’t going to affect the greater population of Android Wear users, those that use Android Wear and Google Glass will want to pay attention. As some of you may have already heard, Google Glass was scheduled to get an upcoming XE update to version XE22, which would bring along the capability to receive […]

Google Announces Notification Sync on Glass This Week

Google is announcing something new today that involves Glass and an Android smartphone – notifications – much like the ones on Android Wear.  I am just surprised that it took Google this long to implement them on Glass, which seems like the perfect place to show you a notification.  No more need to take you […]

Google X Exec Thinks Wearable Technology Faces Uphill Battle

It’s no secret that Google has been responsible for a great deal of advancement in terms of the technology we use and enjoy every single day. The Google search alone has become such an entrenched part of our everyday parlance that it’s hard to believe that we ever lived in a world without it. Well, […]