Google Glass

When Will Google Glass Be Released In The UK?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK Tech

Google Glass has finally gone on sale in to the US public. Not to a pre-selected list, or the friends of the CEO's butler, or people with the word 'Gu...

This Google Glass Video Brings Home The Shocking Truth Of Domestic Violence

The Huffington Post UK | Rachael Getzels | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It started off like any other morning; a stretch, a yawn, a coffee with a friend - but the day ends with something shocking. This video takes us th...

Oculus, Virtual Reality and Why Books Must Win the Battle for Our Eyesight

Kester Brewin | Posted 28.03.2014 | UK Tech
Kester Brewin

The joke, if your head has been in a bucket the last few days, centres on Facebook's purchase of Oculus VR - a virtual reality start-up that, even though it has yet to release a single product, found itself bought for billions of dollars.

Google Glass, Bluetooth Handsfree and Where Bad Design Becomes Good

Tomo Taka | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Tech
Tomo Taka

There are similarities between Glass and Bluetooth handsfree devices. Both sit on the ear and occupy headspace. Glass takes voice commands while the handsfree headset's sole use comes via vocal conversation. Both require the certain awkwardness of talking to an absent being.

Google Glass and the Innovative Nature of the Job Interview

Mark Braund | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Tech
Mark Braund

Perhaps like many others I'm not yet convinced the on role Google Glass will play in the interview and hiring process, however the fact that someone out there is trying, irrespective of its long term success or otherwise, should be applauded - I am certainly watching with interest and will be keen to see the result.

Google Ordered By San Fransisco To Move Mysterious Barge

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

Google has been told to move its massive, mysterious barge off the coast of San Francisco. Google built the massive barge and moored it off the San...

Apple and Wearable Technology: A Warning From History

Kester Brewin | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Tech
Kester Brewin

Picture the scene - you are completing an application form for life insurance and a page comes up giving you the option to upload data from your always-on fitness monitor, outlining your exercise, work and sleep patterns for the past 6 months, with the incentive that reduced premiums may be available for those who do.

LOOK: Google Glass Now Comes In Four 'Hipster' Styles

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google has finally updated its pre-release Glass wearable computer so that it can be worn by users with a prescription. Previously Google Glass - w...

Samsung's Next Wearable Gadget Might Look A Bit Familiar...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Tech

Samsung isn't going to let slowing sales of its Galaxy Gear smartwatch - or even lower profits overall - stop it from experimenting with wearable tech...

'The Simpsons' Take On Google Glass Is Predictably Hilarious

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Tech

Even though its much-noted quality slide is pretty hard to dispute, 'The Simpsons' is still capable of some pretty biting social satire on occasion. A...

Man Claims FBI Interrogated Him For Wearing Google Glass At Movie Theatre

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

A man in the United States claims he was interrogated by the FBI after he wore prescription Google Glasses into a movie theatre. The man told Gadge...

Today Your Search, Tomorrow The World: Google's Quest For World Domination Picks Up Pace

Matt Clough | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Tech
Matt Clough

It's not just the home that Google are taking over, and it isn't just a case of not buying a Nest blender or whatever they come up with next in order to avoid the Big G's nefarious grasp. For the vast majority of us, the internet is now a fact of life, something we access unthinkingly and with astonishing regularity, and, more often than not, Google is the filter through which we view it.

'Sex With Glass' App Will Show You What Your Partner Sees, For Some Reason

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Is your idea of sexiness wearing clunky eyewear and seeing your thrusting nakedness beamed live to a heads-up display and simultaneously recorded so y...

Google Unveils Smart Contact Lens, But Don't Be Scared

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

Google has announced plans for a 'smart contact lens' to monitor glucose levels in your blood stream. At first glance the image released by the sea...

Doctors Now Using Google Glass During Operations

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

One of the major problems holding back Google Glass (other than the fact it hasn't been released yet) is that it looks, well, nerdy. But one time y...

It's Still Early Days for Wearable Tech Craze

Stephen Ebbett | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Tech
Stephen Ebbett

Wearable tech is hot on the lips of every attendee at the 2014 CES, which is underway in Las Vegas. But with smartwatches having so far failed to capture our imaginations, manufacturers could have their work cut out to convince us we should be wearing our gadgets, rather than holding them.

I Want an Iron Man Suit, Not Google Glass

Malcolm Bell | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Tech
Malcolm Bell

This week, all the buzz in the tech world is the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas and stealing the show will be devices you can wear. These devices can be worn on all sorts of your body parts, help you track everything from your fitness, by Fitbit, to the new Google Glass which you can wear to add a digital layer to the real world.

Top Tech Trends That Will Change 2014

Dr. Peter Cochrane | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK Tech
Dr. Peter Cochrane

The coming year will see the launch of Google Glass with eye strain and headaches induced at no extra charge. At the same time new behaviours will emerge that are best described as 'eye twitch' or 'visual schizophrenia'.

Google Glass Adds 'Wink' Gesture To Take Pictures

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

In an apparent effort to be either as effortless, or as creepy, as possible, Google Glass has just got a new feature: Winking. That's right, a n...

WATCH: Firing A Gun While Wearing Google Glass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.12.2013 | UK Tech

The inevitable has happened - someone has recorded themselves firing guns while wearing Google Glass. The results are pretty disturbing - not because ...

Through a Glass... Clearly?

Simon Pont | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Simon Pont

I recently attended a Google product demonstration. I didn't have to hitch my wagon to a trail heading West. Mountain View came to me. Google's demos are on a world tour, taking up London residence in a customised townhouse on Fitzroy Square.

Another World First For Google Glass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Tech

Despite still being somewhat of a legal grey area, police in California have issued a woman the world's first ticket for driving while wearing Google ...

Google Has Secret Giant Box On A Barge, And It Won't Say What's Inside

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2013 | UK Tech

Google has something big and mysterious in a box, on the sea. And it's not saying what's inside. According to various local reports, a barge linked...

Google Glass 'Hipster Edition' Discovered In Patent Documents

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Tech

Google has filed a patent application for a new version of its Google Glass wearable computer which - for reasons that will become clear - has already...

Wearable Tech - Making Glasses Cool Since 2013

Nathan Pearce | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech
Nathan Pearce

Wearable computing has undoubtedly been one of the hottest topics in the tech industry - and increasingly in the mainstream - for the last few months. Ever since Google Glass was announced earlier this year, many of us at F5 have been hankering to get our hands on a pair.