Project Glass

Patiently waiting for Google Glass? Here are the ‘Glassware’ apps you’re missing out on

If you’re counting down the days until you can snag yourself a pair of Google’s smartglasses, then you might be interested in a look at the cream of the Google Glass apps that developers have in store for you.

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Larry Page tries to calm privacy worries over Google Glass, says it’s “not a big concern”

Google CEO Larry Page has been speaking about privacy concerns over Google Glass, telling shareholders this week that the situation is, "not a big concern," but not everyone is convinced.

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What’s it like when 1,000 Google Glass owners converge? Strange, but no nightmare

During Google I/O this year, we got our first glimpse at a world where Google Glass owners represented almost a third of the entire population. What does everyone think about Glass now that they actually have it, and how did the show go? Find out here.

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Google Glass: Everything you need to know

Google Glass is finally in beta testing. With Glass Explorers hitting the streets and news stories coming out like crazy, we thought it might be good to take a step back. What exactly is Google Glass, and how does it work?

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Google Glass is a “year-ish” away from release, according to Eric Schmidt

Google's Eric Schmidt has said in an interview that the general release of Google Glass is, "a year-ish" away, putting the prospective date in 2014 instead of the late-2013 release many expected.

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Got Glass? Get out: Where are we supposed to use Google’s awesome new tool?

Even before Google's Project Glass has gone on sale, it has managed to attract a few bans from establishments around the world. Is this the shape of things to come, and will owners need to carry a pair of dumb glasses around just in case?

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Google Glass has a 5-megapixel camera, 720p video and a battery which will last ‘one full day’

Google has confirmed the features of its Glass spectacles. The high-tech specs will have a 5-megapixel camera, 720p video recording and a battery which, providing you're not doing anything to intensive, will last you a day.

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Google posts video of recent Project Glass presentation, demo included

If you're keen to learn more about Google Glass, now's your chance. The Mountain View company has just posted a video of the 'Building New Experiences with Glass' session, which took place at the recent SXSW event in Austin.

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The results are in: Google set to announce winners of Glass contest

Google is set to announce the winners of a recent competition offering thousands of people the opportunity to get their hands on a pair of its high-tech Glass specs. However, those invited to join its Explorer Program must first hand over $1500.

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Google working with Warby Parker to create cool look for Glass, claims report

Google may be making good progress with the technology for its futuristic head-based Glass device, but what does it know about frame design? A new report claims the company is currently working with Warby Parker, a firm that apparently knows a thing or two…

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Google’s new video makes us want Project Glass even more

Google has released a new video showing Project Glass, its amazing potential and a little more about how it will be controlled when it's finally put on sale. Also, if you really can't wait and have a bit of spare cash, it's recruiting more Explorers...

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Google locks down its Project Glass developer events with strict NDA

An NDA agreement between Google and developers invited to events dedicated to Project Glass has been leaked, and it shows just how careful Google is being regarding information on its exciting prototype glasses.

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Google considers laser projected virtual controls for Project Glass, because it’s not sci-fi enough already

A patent application shows Google could be working on a virtual input system for Project Glass, which would project controls on to your hand or arm using a laser, then read your input using a camera.

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Google Glass development continues but still much to do, project leader says

Describing the Google Glass project as "complicated", team leader Babak Parviz said in a recent interview his engineers were currently working on incorporating head gestures, voice control and phone functionality into the high-tech specs, using a battery…

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Google’s high-tech goggles used to shoot New York Fashion Week documentary

Google, together with acclaimed fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg, has released a short documentary shot with Google Glass, the company's high-tech specs.

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