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Developer Works Around Google Glass Restrictions With Custom OS Developer Works Around Google Glass Restrictions With Custom OS
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Google Glass has a lot of potential, but some may feel that Google is squandering said potential with its heavy handed regulation. The company has already banned porn and facial recognition apps from being developed for the device. Before Google …

‘OK, Glass’ Could’ve Been ‘Pew, Pew, Pew,’ ‘Glassicus,’ or ‘Device, Please’ ‘OK, Glass’ Could’ve Been ‘Pew, Pew, Pew,’ ‘Glassicus,’ or ‘Device, Please’

If you’re an early adopter of Google Glass, you’ve probably uttered the words “OK, Glass” about seven million times. It’s the Google Glass catchphrase – the words needed to access the menu. It’s how Glass works, now, but you could’ve …

Google Glass Is The Perfect Complement To Your Future Smart House Google Glass Is The Perfect Complement To Your Future Smart House
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Developers and users have been doing some amazing stuff with Google Glass ever since they got their hands on the device earlier this year. It’s strange then that we haven’t seen Google Glass tackle home automation yet. Last week, the …

Samsung’s Rumored Smartwatch Gets The NMA Treatment Samsung’s Rumored Smartwatch Gets The NMA Treatment

At this year’s Mobilebeat conference, Samsung said that it was investing heavily in wearable computers. The company will start out with smartwatches, but it thinks we’ll soon have computers in our clothing. Now, we could bore you with a bunch …

Google Glass: Filming Your Next Arrest Documentary Google Glass: Filming Your Next Arrest Documentary

Is this proof that Google Glass will “change citizen journalism forever?” Or is it just another example of how Google Glass and other wearable tech is about to make it impossible to do anything without the constant, watchful eye of …

GlassBattle Brings Naval Warfare To Google Glass GlassBattle Brings Naval Warfare To Google Glass

Google Glass is still in its infancy, but there’s already a lot of awesome apps available for the hardware. Unfortunately, there’s a definite lack of games for the hardware despite Google Glass lending itself to augmented reality gaming. One development …

Google Glass Lets You Watch Turrentine Jones Glastonbury Performance Through Eyes Of Drummer Google Glass Lets You Watch Turrentine Jones Glastonbury Performance Through Eyes Of Drummer

BBC Introducing put out this video of Turrentine Jones performing the song “Slam the Door” on the BBC Introducing Stage at Glastonbury 2013. This is particularly noteworthy, because it’s shot through the eyes of drummer Rich Watts, who is wearing …

Google Tries To Sell Government On Glass Privacy. Are You Sold? Google Tries To Sell Government On Glass Privacy. Are You Sold?
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Back in May, the bipartisan congressional Privacy Caucus sent an open letter to Google CEO Larry Page asking for clarification on Google Glass and the privacy issues that come with the device. In early June, Google VP, Public Policy and …

Victor Oladipo Wore Google Glass to the NBA Draft Victor Oladipo Wore Google Glass to the NBA Draft

It was a good night for Indiana University guard Victor Oladipo. Not only was the 1st Team All-Big Ten and conference defensive player of the year drafted 2nd overall in Thursday Night’s NBA draft, but he also got some extra …

Google Glass Gets Its Porn App Back Google Glass Gets Its Porn App Back
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Earlier this month, Google updated its developer polices for Google Glass to ban porn apps. On that very same day, Mikandi launched a porn app for Glass called Tits and Glass. Mikandi soon pulled the app, but now it’s back …

Newt Gingrich Gets Google Glass, Must’ve Figured Out the Whole Smartphone Thing Newt Gingrich Gets Google Glass, Must’ve Figured Out the Whole Smartphone Thing

Ok, so you know how there’s an exclusive Google Glass setup shop located on the 8th floor of Chelsea Market in Manhattan? Well, Next Gingrich was just there getting set up with his own pair of Google Glass. So here’s …

Would You Wear These Goofy Glasses To Protect Your Privacy? Would You Wear These Goofy Glasses To Protect Your Privacy?

Google Glass makes some people feel rather uncomfortable. The biggest concern seems to stem from the idea that Google Glass will eliminate more of our privacy with facial recognition software and the like. Despite Google banning such software on Glass, …

Guy Demonstrates How Google Glass Interacts With iOS Guy Demonstrates How Google Glass Interacts With iOS

Wondering how Google Glass interacts with iOS? Jason Tucker from Stabley Times put out this video demonstrating. Before you watch it, it’s worth noting (as Tucker does in the video) that there’s not a lot you can do with Glass …

Google Glass Goes to Wimbledon (on the Face of Bethanie Mattek-Sands) Google Glass Goes to Wimbledon (on the Face of Bethanie Mattek-Sands)

On Tuesday, American Bethanie Mattek-Sands will take the court against Germany’s Angelique Kerber in the first round of the Championships at Wimbledon. The 28-year-old is ranked #58 in the world, and is sporting a blue and green hairstyle for the …

Google Glass Has Now Been Used During Surgery Google Glass Has Now Been Used During Surgery
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Here’s one of the many firsts we’ll no doubt be hearing about regarding Google Glass as more and more people get their hands on the device. A doctor, Rafael Grossmann, MD, FACS, used Google Glass to record a procedure in …

Pictures of Richard Branson in Drag and Other Useful Google Searches Through Glass Pictures of Richard Branson in Drag and Other Useful Google Searches Through Glass

Google’s Mike LeBeau and Amanda Rosenberg decided to make a video to show off some of the the useful searches you can do via Google Glass. “One thing that makes Glass awesome is that you can just long press on …

Casinos Are Already Banning Google Glass Casinos Are Already Banning Google Glass
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Although Americans may be warming up to Google Glass and its ilk, it’s inevitable that some businesses and institutions are going to seek to ban the device (and other wearable technology) as it becomes more prevalent in society. Concerned about …

Americans Are Warming Up To Google Glass And Its Ilk Americans Are Warming Up To Google Glass And Its Ilk
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Do you like Google Glass? Are you scared of its privacy implications? Turns out most Americans fall into both camps. USA Today reports that a new survey out of Rackspace has found that Americans love wearable technology like Google Glass. …

Google Updates Its Policies To Ban Porn On Glass Google Updates Its Policies To Ban Porn On Glass
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If it exists, there will be porn on it. It’s true for pretty much every gadget out there, and Google Glass is no different. TechHive reports that Google has updated its Glass platform developer policies to include a section banning …

Google Glass Won’t Get Facial Recognition Software… Yet Google Glass Won’t Get Facial Recognition Software… Yet
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Google is no stranger to privacy debates, but Google Glass seems to have really struck a nerve with privacy proponents. It seemed like we were on the verge of an entirely new debate when a third-party developer announced its intentions …

Google Glass Gets Its Own “Privacy Cover” Google Glass Gets Its Own “Privacy Cover”
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A lot of people are concerned about Google Glass. Most feel that those who use the wearable computers will be infringing on their privacy with the device’s camera. There’s a simple solution though – just put a box over it. …