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Wearable Technology Is Drawing A Great Deal Of Interest (If Search Trends Are Any Indication) Wearable Technology Is Drawing A Great Deal Of Interest (If Search Trends Are Any Indication)
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Yahoo shared some search data with us today indicating that people are quite interested in smart watches and other wearable technology. A long-rumored Apple watch was absent from the company’s big event on Tuesday, but such a product could end …

Google Glass Will Get Its Own App Store Next Year [Report] Google Glass Will Get Its Own App Store Next Year [Report]

Google will reportedly be launching a special app store just for Google Glass apps in 2014. Buried in a seven-page New York Times report from Friday, NYTimes.com revealed that one will come as the device becomes available to consumers. Here’s …

Mercedes-Benz and Google Glass Join Forces Mercedes-Benz and Google Glass Join Forces

Mercedes-Benz has taken the reins of innovation and is showing no signs of slowing down. From the 2014 CLA that will be priced just under $30,000 at $29,900 to the pseudo-compact SUV, the new 2015 GLA, which will be hitting …

Google Glass Game Based On An Ant Colony In The Works
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Aside from the novelty of wearing a web-capable recording device on your eyebrow, in order for Google Glass to truly succeed, it will need a killer app that makes it all the more attractive to consumers. While we’ve already seen …

Google Glass May Just Help The Blind ‘See’ Google Glass May Just Help The Blind ‘See’

What do you think of when you hear about Google Glass? Is it Google being stingy about porn and facial recognition, or is it about the potential for crazy augmented reality video games? There’s even more that Google Glass can …

Bon Jovi Keyboardist Wears Google Glass On Stage Bon Jovi Keyboardist Wears Google Glass On Stage
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It appears we have a new use for Google Glass: making concert movies from the perspective of the band. Instead of having camera men run around while hunched down, trying to stay out of the picture, we can just slap …

Google Glass to Be Banned for Drivers in the U.K.? Google Glass to Be Banned for Drivers in the U.K.?
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Google has yet to offer its new wearable tech, Google Glass, in the U.K. – but the Department of Transport has already decided to set in motion a ban of the device for drivers. Here’s what a Department of Transport …

Google Lets Glass Explorers Invite a Friend to the Party Google Lets Glass Explorers Invite a Friend to the Party
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It looks like Google is about to expand the Glass exploration just a little bit, as the company has begun to send out emails to a select group of early explorers telling them that they have one invite to bestow …

NFL Punter Chris Kluwe Shows Us Training Camp Through Google Glass NFL Punter Chris Kluwe Shows Us Training Camp Through Google Glass

Apart from POV porn, this might be the coolest use for Google Glass that I’ve seen so far. Raiders (formerly Vikings) punter and big deal on the internet Chris Kluwe has been using the wearable tech to document the training …

Zookeepers Check Out Some Animals With Google Glass Zookeepers Check Out Some Animals With Google Glass

The Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia has put out a video in which its staff members strap on Google Glass and give us an up close and personal look at some of the animals. “We had the opportunity to try …

Google Glass Get Its “First-Ever” Porn Flick Google Glass Get Its “First-Ever” Porn Flick
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Google Glass porn is officially a thing now, thanks to James Deen. The actor/director is the first official porn company to produce a movie with Google Glass as the focus. The setup features the traditional office/sexy secretary setting, with Andy …

Google Invests in Wearable Display Company Himax Display Google Invests in Wearable Display Company Himax Display

Himax Display (HDI) this week announced that Google has agreed to purchase a portion of its company. HDI is a Taiwanese manufacturer of micro-display (liquid crystal on silicon) technology. Under the terms of the agreement, Google will acquire 6.3% of …

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

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 …