Category Archives: Google Glasses

House Hunting in Auckland with the Barfoot and Thompson Real Estate App

It’s been 5 years since I last looked at the Barfoot & Thompson Real Estate App. I did a brief review of it back in 2013. That version was a finalist in the Designers Institute Best Designers Award and they … Continue reading

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Autism Glass Takes Top Student Health Tech Prize [Slide Show]

A Stanford grad student’s invention uses Google Glass to help autistic children recognize facial and social cues in real time Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.scientificamerican.com This is a great example of the evolution of complementary technologies that spill into unexpected … Continue reading

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Sony patents contact lens that records what you see

Sony has been awarded a patent for a smart contact lens that would be capable of recording video. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.cnet.com So what would you do with this if it worked, forget about the technology, that will undoubtedly … Continue reading

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Why 2016 Will Be The Year Of Mass Wearables Adoption – ARC

Wearables are here to stay. We just need to show them some love. Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.scoop.it Most people don’t define the technology they use into a category, but we have been using wearables for years. It’s your headphones … Continue reading

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SentryWorld – New Golf Car Fleet Enhances SentryWorld Experience

Up your golf experience with our brand-new Club Car fleet featuring GPS navigation. http://t.co/hnsTPLONaM http://t.co/XVhSHrsDDu Source: http://www.sentryworld.com Whilst I visualized this being maybe something along the lines of Google Glasses, this in some ways is even better in that you … Continue reading

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GogglePal adds a heads-up display of stats and games to any ski goggles – Gizmag

New in the sports wearables market is GogglePal, a heads-up display for snowboarders and skiers that places real-time fitness stats, navigational cues, and games unobtrusively in the user’s ski go… Source: http://www.gizmag.com You may recall that I wrote recently that … Continue reading

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Google launches location based game to update Streetview in near real time from smartphones

See inside Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and other holiday window displays with Google Maps. Source: http://www.nydailynews.com The original headline in the NY Daily News before I plagiarized it read: New York City’s famous holiday window displays at Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Saks now … Continue reading

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