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Google's WIMM Labs acquisition flags prospects for wrist e-readers

By Paul St John Mackintosh
August 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

The news that Google has quietly been the owner for a year now of smartwatch startup WIMM Labs confirms the prospects for a new generation of smart wrist devices that I highlighted earlier in TeleRead. And with Samsung’s Galaxy Gear wrist device now only days away from launch, it looks like [...]

Tablets and mobile just took a generational leap forward

By Paul St John Mackintosh
July 25, 2013 // 0 Comments

With the blogs and newswires buzzing over Google’s update of its hugely popular Nexus 7 tablet, as well as Google’s release of the new ChromeCast HDMI dongle, it’s not hard to conclude that quite a lot is happening in the world of Android. The Nexus 7 tablet, after all, was [...]

Weekend Roundup: Lawsuits, Google Glass, Author Appearances and more

By Dan Eldridge
May 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

India’s OMICS Publishing Group threatens scholarly critic with $1 billion lawsuit, jail time (Boing Boing) OMICS Publishing Group, an Indian scholarly publisher has threatened to sue one of its critics, Metadata librarian Jeffrey Beall, for $1 billion, and has threatened him with prison time [...]

Want a pair of Google Glass specs? Here's how to get 'em…

By Matthew Marchesano
February 20, 2013 // 0 Comments

So we’re all hip to Google’s latest consumer mega-project, Glass, right? The company that’s synonymous with ‘looking things up on the Web’ hasn’t released much information on its Glass project lately—not since they opened pre-orders to developers and media at their 2012 I/O [...]

Better Living Through Glasses, by Matt Hayler

By a TeleRead Contributor
April 5, 2012 // 1 Comment

– i have sounded all things with my sight; / and i struggle and shriek ere the daybreak, being driven to madness with fright – h.p. lovecraft – nemesis – Google have announced a new development, Project Glass, based around augmented reality goggles/glasses which can add [...]

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