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Matt Brian / Engadget:
Novartis to develop Google smart contact lens to track diabetes and correct farsightedness   —  Google strikes smart contact lens deal to track diabetes and fix farsightedness  —  With Glass and Android Wear, Google has already invested a lot of time and resources into developing …
Jul 15, 2014, 10:20 AMIn context
Jack Schofield / ZDNet:
Microsoft testing a wearable headband in the UK to help blind people navigate surroundings   —  Microsoft's wearable Alice band is not a rival to Google Glass  —  Summary: Microsoft is working on a wearable “Alice band” that helps blind people to navigate the urban environment …
Jul 14, 2014, 11:55 PMIn context
Stephen Hall / 9to5Google:
Former Google [X] director and head of Glass Babak Parviz joins Amazon   —  Google X director Babak Parviz founded and led both the Google Glass and contact lens projects at Google, but it appears he has now left the Mountain View corporation in favor of Amazon.
Jul 14, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Tony Romm / Politico:
Google extends lobbying operation to state, local politics as Fiber, Glass, car projects grow   —  Google's states of play  —  Google is a Washington powerhouse that shapes federal law, rewards congressional allies and boasts a new 54,000-square-foot office, just down the road from the U.S. Capitol.
Jun 23, 2014, 3:15 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Google Glass update adds photo syncing, Google Now cards for World Cup, parking location, and package tracking   —  Google today announced the latest update to its Glass project, adding five new features for those who have shelled out $1,500 for the wearable device.
Jun 11, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Emil Protalinski / The Next Web:
Google Glass update to add SMS for iPhone support and Calendar Glassware app later this week   —  Google today announced the latest update to its Glass project, adding two new features for those who have shelled out $1,500 for the wearable device.  The new additions include SMS for iPhone and Calendar Glassware.
Apr 21, 2014, 7:25 PMIn context
iFixit:
Google Project Tango smartphone prototype teardown   —  Project Tango Teardown  —  It's 2014 and the future is now.  Google's engineers have been hard at work bringing the virtual to reality with projects like Google Glass, and their newest 3D mapping tech, Project Tango.
Apr 16, 2014, 10:05 AMIn context
Jack Purcher / Patent Bolt:
Google Invents Micro Camera System for Future Contact Lenses   —  Last month Google surprised the market with a new wearable Glass off-shoot project relating to future smart contact lenses.  Our report that was titled “Google Takes their Glass Vision to Smart Contact Lenses,” …
Apr 15, 2014, 12:50 PMIn context
Eric Johnson / Re/code:
Here Come the Google Glass Videogames (Video)   —  Games are a rapidly growing category on Android, with the top 200 games on Google Play grossing some $12 million per day worldwide, according to Distimo.  —  Now, here come the inevitable games for one of Google's much more niche projects, the Google Glass smart glasses.
Jan 29, 2014, 5:30 AMIn context
Taylor Soper / GeekWire:
Ex-Valve employees raising $400K on Kickstarter for augmented reality, 3D-projection glasses   —  Technical Illusions' castAR glasses could have been a Valve product.  —  Maybe Valve should have kept these two around.  —  Jeri Ellsworth and Rick Johnson today launched a Kickstarter …
Oct 14, 2013, 3:05 PMIn context

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