Posts Tagged: Google Glass



Is Japan hungrier for wearables than America?

28.2 percent of Japanese are definitely interested in using a wearable device, and a further 22.7 percent are neutral on the subject, meanin...

  • June 26, 2014
  • at 8:30 am
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Shaolin kung-fu monks visit Google, try on Google Glass

Shaolin kung-fu monks visit Google, try on Glass, manage not to kick anybody’s ass

The martial arts experts at China’s Shaolin Temple have been around for centuries, but they’re not stuck in a time-warp. The kun...

  • March 25, 2014
  • at 7:45 pm
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Telepathy One wearable tech from Japan

Telepathy One, a kind of Google Glass rival from Japan, raises $5 million

Telepathy One is often billed as a Japan-made rival to Google Glass. First unveiled at last year’s SXSW, the Telepathy crew hopes to ship ...

  • August 22, 2013
  • at 4:08 pm
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Can The Next Steve Jobs Come Out Of Asia, Not Silicon Valley?

Can Asia produce the next Steve Jobs? There's just too many factors working against it, but it just might be possible.

  • July 23, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Baidu Eye prototype

Baidu Working on Google Glass-Like ‘Baidu Eye’ (UPDATE: Confirmed)

(UPDATED on April 3rd: A Baidu representative confirms to us that this is a genuine – though early – prototype that does indeed ...

  • April 3, 2013
  • at 12:30 am
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Waygo’s point-and-shoot translation app hits Android; next stop Google Glass?

Rogowski eventually wants to put Waygo on Google Glass - just look at text in a different language and the translation will pop up in front ...

  • May 6, 2014
  • at 12:10 pm
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How a Vietnamese education startup uses Google Glass to teach English

Topica is pioneering a new method of using Google Glass to teach students English online. Finally, a practical use of Google Glass.

  • March 13, 2014
  • at 5:30 pm
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Vietnamese-backed Emotiv crowdfunds over $500,000 for its brain headset

Emotiv Insight is a fancy new device that allows you to manipulate computer interfaces with your thoughts. The company has already crowdfund...

  • August 9, 2013
  • at 3:32 pm
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Better than Google Glass? Baidu Confirms ‘Baidu Eye’ AR Glasses Exist, Hints at Innovative Feature Set

Yesterday, we wrote about the rumors spreading in the Chinese tech media that Baidu was working on a Google Glass-like augmented reality hea...

  • April 4, 2013
  • at 3:45 am
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