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Patent Suggests Google Is Designing A More Normal-Looking Google Glass

An unearthed Google patent, originally filed in March 2012, documents a new variant on the Google Glass headset. In the patent, Google described a Glass edition built into a traditional-looking set of eyeglasses. Perhaps soon, users with who already have spectacles won’t need to hack Google …

We Love Screens, Not Glass

Maybe the opposition to Glass comes not just from privacy concerns or the face-Segway effect, but a profound love for the meta-medium of the screen on a device.<p>After Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google, wore a prototype to a charity event in San Francisco on April 5, 2012, there was a lot of buzz …

Glassholes: At least you know who they are

Google Glass has provoked a lot of angst among those worried about the electronic eyewear is rude, weird, or creepy -- and for good reason.<p>Among the concerns Glass raises are that the wearer could be recording video, audio, or photos of other people or that the wearer could be looking up online …

Google Glass, Privacy, and a Book Recommendation: It’s all in the post-processing

I saw my first pair of Google Glass at the IAPP’s Privacy Summit a few weeks back. I can’t say for certain but I’ve got a feeling that the wearer was …

U.S. Air Force is testing Google Glass & building apps for battlefield use (exclusive)

The U.S. Air Force’s “BATMAN” research team at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio is beta-testing Google Glass for possible use on the battlefield.<p>And so far, it likes what it sees.<p>The positive attributes “are its low power, its low footprint, it sits totally above the eyes, and doesn’t block …

Google Glass: Coming Soon To A Campaign Trail Near You

Google Glass is looking to be the next must-have digital device. The small computer you wear like eyeglasses allows you to surf the Web, email, text, take photos, shoot and stream live video and more — hands-free.<p>For now Google Glass is in very limited release, but even so, political professionals …