Tag Archives: Google Glasses

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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Google maps aims to let you walk the North Downs – without leaving your sofa

Some of the most beautiful walks in England and Wales will be appearing on Google Street View from 17 March Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.theguardian.com Imagine where new technology could take this. For example, imagine being in a gym on … 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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Control your phone from SEVEN FEET away: Ultrasound technology lets you … – Daily Mail

How do you think you will communicate with your family, friends, clients, work in 20 years time? Continue reading

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18 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

Making your own map is so easy today. I made one in about a minute following the link on this story, showing how to walk from the Auckland CBD to the Cricket World Cup match at Eden Park between Australia and New Zealand, complete with cafes along the way. Continue reading

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Mobile apps to help with first aid instructions at war front AND at Home with Civil Defence

Here’s a timely innovation for Ukraine at war: applications that help people facing life-threatening injuries. Source: http://www.kyivpost.com We often talk about the positive technology outcomes from warfare, a consequence of budgets that are available for R&D. For example look at … Continue reading

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Location services: How GPS delivery is changing shopping – BBC News

How do you guarantee fast, accurate and reliable deliveries – whether it’s pizza or a Christmas gift? Use your smartphone and GPS technology. Source: http://www.bbc.com This is so true and will represent some interesting new business models. I came up … 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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9 Travel Apps for Google Glass – LubbockOnline.com

9 Travel Apps for Google Glass LubbockOnline.com With wearable devices such as Google Glass becoming technology’s next big thing, it’s little surprise developers are going after the travel market. Source: m.lubbockonline.com Not what I’d expect to find coming out of … Continue reading

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