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Google Glass May Come To Optometry Offices

Google Glass May Come To Optometry Offices

By Chris Crum November 22, 2013 | 4 Comments

Google is reportedly in talks to create prescription lenses for Google Glass, and get them in optometry offices. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the company has been talking to VSP Global, a vision benefits provider, about doing so, …

Google Glass Goes to the Championships at Wimbledon Google Glass Goes to the Championships at Wimbledon

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 …

Here Are Some Useful Google Searches Through Glass Here Are Some 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 …

Google's New 'Getting Started' Video For Glass Google's New 'Getting Started' Video For Glass
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It seems like only yesterday that Google was showing us the concept video for Glass, and now here we are with the “getting started” video showing people how to use it, because it exists. While still not available to consumers …

Google Glass In Strip Clubs? Probably Not. Google Glass In Strip Clubs? Probably Not.

While Google Glass may not be widely available to consumers yet, it will be soon, and developers are already coming up with interesting apps for the device. As availability approaches, however, it’s becoming clearer that there will be a lot …

Taser Aims To Create Robocop With Google Glass Taser Aims To Create Robocop With Google Glass
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Taser has been accepted into the Google Glass Explorer program, TheNextWeb reports, which could help it make devices for police officers that build on technology the company is already using. Check out this video for Taser’s AXON Flex: And this …

Should Google Glass Really Be Banned From The Car? Should Google Glass Really Be Banned From The Car?
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As previously reported, West Virginia is already looking to outlaw the use of devices like Google Glass while driving. Other states are likely to follow. Do you think Google Glass and similar devices will create new road hazards and lead …

State Pushing to Ban Google Glass on the Road State Pushing to Ban Google Glass on the Road
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When you think about upcoming Google technologies that state legislatures may be looking to regulate on their roadways, the first thing that pops into your head is likely self-driving cars. But it’s another upcoming Google product that you may want …

St. Paddy's Day, Through Google Glass St. Paddy's Day, Through Google Glass

This time next year, millions of people will be drinking themselves stupid by 10:00 am on St. Patrick’s Day. The only difference between this year and next year is that next year, thousands could be living the experience through Google …

Google Glass Will Be Available To You This Year Google Glass Will Be Available To You This Year
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The Verge has confirmed with Google that a “fully-polished” version of Google Glass will be ready for consumers by the end of the year, that it will cost “less than $1,500,” and that it will be compatible with both Android …

Google Asks Warby Parker to Help with Google Glass Google Asks Warby Parker to Help with Google Glass

Google Glass is slowly working its way into the general public’s hands, as Google has begun the process of letting average people strap on the device for personal use. Googlers (especially Sergey Brin) can’t seem to find a time where …

You Have A Week To Apply For Your Own Google Glass You Have A Week To Apply For Your Own Google Glass

Earlier, we shared the new Google Glass video, which shows a bunch of interesting use cases for the device. This video was part of a new site Google has up about Glass, which also includes an application you can fill …

This Is How It Feels To Wear Google Glass This Is How It Feels To Wear Google Glass
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Aside from the folks at Google and a few lucky developers, none of us have had the chance to wear Glass yet. We, the consumers, still don’t know how Glass is going to impact our lives, but a recent video …

Schmidt Sees Google Glass Fashion Obstacle Early On Schmidt Sees Google Glass Fashion Obstacle Early On
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Since Google first unveiled Google Glass, many have wondered if people will buy into the device, simply from the fashion perspective. In other words, will people be worried about looking ridiculous in order to use these hi-tech smart devices that …

A Recent TED Talk About Prototyping Google Glass A Recent TED Talk About Prototyping Google Glass
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Tom Chi, one of the guys behind Google Glass spoke about prototyping the device at TEDYouth. He discusses how the company was able to speed up the creation process via “rapid prototyping”. He says it only took them one day …

Sergey Brin Won't Go Anywhere Without Google Glass Sergey Brin Won't Go Anywhere Without Google Glass
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If you just quickly glanced at this, you may wonder why we are highlighting a photo of a middle-aged hipster on the subway. But if you look a bit closer you’ll realize that this dude is wearing some pretty slick …