google glass

Wearing Google Glass to a movie theater leads to interrogation by federal agents

By Chris Meadows
January 21, 2014 // 2 Comments

Here’s an article that points out a problem that will only become more common as wearables do. A member of the Google Glass program had prescription lenses on his Glass, and wore them everywhere as [...]

Facial recognition for random strangers, coming soon to Google Glass and your smartphone

By Chris Meadows
January 8, 2014 // 0 Comments

Smartphones might be good for e-reading, but soon they’ll be able to read your face, too. Remember the uproar when Facebook announced plans to add face recognition identity tagging to its photos? [...]

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

By libertyc
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 [...]

Tablets and mobile just took a generational leap forward

By libertyc
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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Better Living Through Glasses, by Matt Hayler

By libertyc
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 [...]

wordpress analytics