Corning’s glass is half full and rising

We delve into the history of Corning, size up its modern business, and talk future glass innovations in automotive, computing, and pharmaceuticals with Chief Strategy Officer Jeff Evenson.
Smart Home

Let just the right amount of light in with Halio smart-tinting glass

If you've ever had problems getting the perfect amount of natural light in your home or office, Halio smart-tinting glass offers a solution, allowing users to adjust the ions in the glass for precise changes in light.
Emerging Tech

Cracked screens may be a thing of the past with this self-healing glass

A team of Japanese researchers claims to have created a new self-healing glass that might be the antidote to your butterfingers. The glass is constructed with a light polymer known as "polyether-thioureas."
Emerging Tech

Using glass, steel, and trash from the landfill, woman makes art from garbage

Making art from garbage, Jen Fuller transforms “everyday objects into experiences” using glass, steel, and trash. Fuller forces the viewer to take a different perspective on the art she creates.

Varial infused glass offers a better method for making surfboards

Varial Surf Technology made a name for itself with its stringer-less Varial foam. The firm's latest technology, Varial Infused Glass, provides a much stronger surfboard in a significantly lighter package. 
Smart Home

Could the Floating Mug actually be the world's most beautiful mug?

The Floating Mug, a new Kickstarter project, actually melds a mug and a coaster into a single design, creating not only a functional vessel, but quite the conversation starter, too. 

Early reports suggest the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus may be fragile

The new Samsung Galaxy S8 is one the most fragile and breakable handsets ever, which means that you're likely going to need repairs. And with a phone that costs in the ballpark of $750 to begin with, those additional fixes could add up.
Movies & TV

M. Night Shyamalan announces joint sequel for ‘Unbreakable’ and ‘Split’

M. Night Shyamalan is working on a new film titled Glass that will unite the cast of characters from his 2000 film Unbreakable and this year's hit thriller Split, due to hit theaters in 2019.
Emerging Tech

Stay frosty, my friends: Kickstarter beer glass will cool your drink down

New Kickstarter project Igloo Glass is the world's coolest pint glass for a reason. Using thermodynamic tech developed by a former NASA scientist, it will keep your beer chilled while you drink it.

Next version of Google Glass could be powered by AA batteries, patent shows

According to Google's latest patent, the next version of Glass could have a number of significant changes, such as a touchpad for easier control and the ability to power the device with AA or AAA batteries.
Emerging Tech

What’s scarier than downtown LA? Careening down a glass slide 1,000 feet above it

Definitely not for the faint of heart or anyone with a fear of heights, Los Angeles is opening up a new attraction that lets people slide 45 feet along clear glass while suspended 70 stories in the air.
Smart Home

MVRDV designed a totally transparent kitchen for the world’s neatest cooks

You can run around in your kitchen, but you really can't hide in it if you're bopping around in a fully transparent setup. The entirely see-through glass kitchen is meant to give way to a "more healthy, if not sexy" idea of food.