Prospective Google Glass buyers can “try on” before buying

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Google is making it easier for those wanting to purchase Google Glass but are hesitant in spending the rather large $1500 for a pair. Google has launched a new free Home Try-On Program allowing potential customers to find what color and frame style they want before committing to the purchase. ...

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ONE DAY ONLY: Google Glass available to public today

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If you’ve been anxious to get your hands on Google Glass but haven’t been fortunate enough to scoop up an invitation, today’s your lucky day. Literally, today (April 15, 2014) is the day you’ve been waiting on. Google is selling Google Glass to anyone and everyone (U.S. ...

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Google Glass KitKat update coming this week

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The biggest news about the update is that KitKat is coming to Google Glass, bringing with it under the hood changes and massive improvements to battery life. Also now that Glass runs Andriod KitKat, developers can write Glassware apps using the Android SDK. Other changes the update also ...

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Google Glass prescription lenses now available from Wetley

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Users have been asking for prescription lenses for Google Glass for some time now, and Wetley is answering those pleas. They’ve launched a line of prescription glasses and sunglasses compatible with Glass, which you can see in the demo video below. There are several different options to ...

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Unofficial prescription options for Google Glass to start at $99

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Google Glass Explorers who have had to change to contacts, or potential Explorers who’ve been waiting for prescription glass compatibility, the wait is almost over. Unofficially, at least. According to Gigaom (via SlashGear), Rochester Optical is planning to launch prescription lenses built ...

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We’ve got 6 Google Glass invites – want one?

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We’re giving away a half dozen Explorer Edition invitations over the next few days We’re trying to be most un-Grinchest people this holiday season here at AndroidGuys, so in addition to our 12 days of Christmas giveaways, we have one more present, well six more, for you guys. We ...

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Watch this guy be a Google Glasshole at the mall

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Check out this video of Ed Bassmaster as he walks around his mall pretending to be a Google Glass user. Yes, he’s a little loud, obnoxious, and a tad bit rude. But you know what? We’re willing to bet he’s not unlike a few of those playing with these. Imagine a world two years ...

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Remotte, the first remote control for Google Glass, seeking Kickstarter funding

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Google Glass may only be on the faces of about 50,000 people or so, but that isn’t stopping one company from starting to make an accessory for Google’s ambitious wearable computer. Remotte, the first remote control for Google Glass, launched a Kickstarter campaign Wednesday to try ...

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Google Glass development kit is finally here

Google has finally decided to release the Glass Development Kit – known as the GDK for Google Glass. The announcement was made at the Google hackathon event. Developers were looking forward to it as it will allow them to work in the areas of hardware which were inaccessible before, also ...

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Google is already working on a successor to Google Glass

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This revelation should come as no surprise to anyone: Google is already in the process of developing a Google Glass successor. What that is, is anyone’s guess. The reports come from a talk Mary Lou Jepsen gave at MIT’s EmTech conference last week. Quartz originally reported Jepsen’s ...

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Samsung takes aim at Google Glass with ‘Gear Glass’

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Look surprised when we tell you this next bit of information, but Samsung is looking to introduce its own take on Google Glass. Called — wait for it — Gear Glass, it’s expected that the wearable tech will make its way into the market by April/May 2014. To say that we ...

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My second month with Google Glass

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The second part of an ongoing series which chronicles the daily usage, benefits, drawbacks, and reactions to life with Google Glass.

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Google Glass receives software update, new features

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Google Glass Explorers look forward to the monthly software updates with high anticipation of what new features will be added. I’ve read whispers of Hangouts support found in last months XE8 update source code. So saying I had high expectations for this month’s XE9 update is an ...

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My first month with Google Glass

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In the first part of an ongoing series, Jason Cipriani details his experiences in the Glass Explorer program.

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Google Glass gets a full teardown, and it’s built to impress

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So, you get a new pair of Google Glasses. What’s the first thing you do? Tear it apart piece by piece, of course. Well, that’s what the folks over at catwig have done, anyway. Catwig took apart Google Glass, and laid out all the hardware: everything from the optics (which use a ...

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