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A visitor of the 'NEXT Berlin' conference tries out the Google Glass on April 24, 2013 in Berlin. 'NEXT Berlin' describes itself as 'a meeting place for the European digital industry'. Organisers say that at the conference, 'marketing decision-makers and business developers meet technical experts and creative minds to discuss what will be important in the next 12 months'. The conference is running from April 23 to 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / OLE SPATA / GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Is Google Glass’ One-Day Sale Hype?

Google’s high tech glasses are usually sold only to people invited to buy them. But the company made them available for one day only on Tuesday to anyone in the U.S. who wants to buy them.

04/15/2014

A contact lens with embedded circuitry designed to monitor glucose levels of diabetes patients. (Google)

Google Applies For Patent On Smart Contact Lenses With Embedded Camera

Just as Google Glass is being offered Tuesday for sale to the general public after a test period, the company has plans for eyewear technology that could make the Glass device obsolete

04/15/2014

Google Glass is displayed ahead of a discussion at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where participants discussed issues with the gadget and its role in storytelling. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Journalist Wearing Google Glass Claims He Was Attacked; Device Smashed In SF Mission District

A man said he had his Google Glass snatched of his face and smashed to the ground in San Francisco’s Mission District Friday evening.

04/14/2014

A man tries out Google Glass. (Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Glass Becomes Available To More U.S. Users In 1-Day Sale

A lot more people are about to get a chance to own the Internet-connected eyewear known as Google Glass, the hottest accessory in geek fashion.

04/10/2014

A visitor of the 'NEXT Berlin' conference tries out the Google Glass on April 24, 2013 in Berlin. 'NEXT Berlin' describes itself as 'a meeting place for the European digital industry'. Organisers say that at the conference, 'marketing decision-makers and business developers meet technical experts and creative minds to discuss what will be important in the next 12 months'. The conference is running from April 23 to 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / OLE SPATA / GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Begins Pitching Glass As Tool For Workplace

Google has begun working with different business and industries create specific uses for “Google Glass” in the workplace.

04/08/2014

A visitor of the 'NEXT Berlin' conference tries out the Google Glass on April 24, 2013 in Berlin. 'NEXT Berlin' describes itself as 'a meeting place for the European digital industry'. Organisers say that at the conference, 'marketing decision-makers and business developers meet technical experts and creative minds to discuss what will be important in the next 12 months'. The conference is running from April 23 to 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / OLE SPATA / GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Partnering With Ray-Ban, Oakley To Create Cooler Google Glass Options

Google has joined forces with the parent company of Ray-Ban and Oakley – in an effort to make its Google Glass Internet connected eyewear cooler looking.

03/25/2014

A patron at Molotov's in San Francisco took this photo of Sarah Slocum wearing Google Glass before she said she was attacked on February 21, 2014. (Sagesse Gwinn Graham / CBS)

Alleged Google Glass Attack Victim Under Restraining Order For Secretly Recording Neighbors In 2012

The woman who said she was attacked in a San Francisco bar for wearing Google Glass has a restraining order against her for an incident two years ago where she admitted to secretly pointing her smartphone at her neighbors’ open window and recording their conversation.

03/18/2014

A man tries out Google Glass. (Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Food Fight Game Becomes First To Launch For Google Glass & iPhone

The next time a San Francisco bar patron wearing Google Glass gets into a scuffle it may be the virtual kind. A team of Menlo Park game developers have launched their first ever game for people using the wearable computer. It’s dubbed Global Food Fight.

03/13/2014

The Google Barge structure is pulled from its original location near Treasure Island. (CBS)

Mysterious Google Barge Becomes Stockton’s Newest Tourist Attraction

After its journey from the Bay Area to Stockton on Thursday morning, the mysterious Google Barge has quickly become an attraction for Central Valley residents.

03/07/2014

A sign outside The Willows bar at Folsom and 12th streets in San Francisco asks patrons to remove their Google Glass. (Margie Shafer/CBS)

Website Tracks Growing Number Of Bay Area Bars Banning Google Glass

Earlier this week, a sign was posted asking glass wearers to stay out of the Willows bar in the city’s SoMa District. Now, the website glasshole-free.org lists 12 San Francisco bars and 3 others in Oakland following suit.

03/07/2014

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