Google Glass first made its debut in 2012 and quickly became the talk of the tech world. Over the past two years the device has received much praise for its forward-thinking functionality and design, but that the same time has been criticized for its high price tag and privacy issues etc.
Google’s Glass has been invite only for quite sometime until earlier this year when they started selling their “Explorer Edition” to anyone willing to pay the $1500 price point. It looks like Google is expanding the availability of the wearable as they are now offering the “Explorer Edition” on the Google Play Store.
Star Simpson and Scott Torborg of Catwig.com have done a very thorough teardown of the Google Glass Explorer kit to see what was inside this device everyone seems to be marveling over. The wearable piece of technology did take some time do disassemble (the walk-through is 45 minutes long) and the guys managed to put it back together and get it working again without much trouble. Read on to see what’s inside.
Google has recently sold their first batch of the very anticipated Google Glass interactive eyewear. Some of the first people to order it are trying to make a lot more off the $1,500 eyewear by selling them on eBay. One eBay listing was all the way up to $81,566 before it was taken down. To discourage people from selling their Glass eyewear Google is threatening to remotely deactivate the the devices.
2013 has already started out to be an exciting year. One of my favorite things to do is see what cool gadgets will be coming out each year. You should see all of these Gadgets this year and they are very exciting and innovative. While a few perform simple tasks others seems like they are out of the future. So here are my 5 Gadgets to look out for in 2013. After you are done reading the list let me know what gadget you are looking forward to the most.
Google Glass has been in and out of the news for the past couple of years. It is Google’s augmented reality eyewear. Finally we are getting a look of what it would be like to own one of these nifty sets of glasses. Google has released a “How It Feels” video today on YouTube that gives you an idea of what it would be like to wear Google Glass and some of the functionality.