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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 …

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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

[commentary] Too many people dismiss Google Glass without considering how social norms can evolve or how much mobile phones and other technology can do surreptitiously what Glass can do overtly. CNET's Stephen Shankland urges us to look at the bigger picture.<p>Google Glass has provoked a lot of angst …

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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 …