Google is extending the Explorer program by giving “creative individuals” the possibility to pre-order a Glass headset. This is not a giveaway, mind you – the price will remain the same $1500.
The new video demonstrates how the UI will look and operate in real time. It also shows some of the features of Google Glass, including video chat, language translation, and navigation capabilities.
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You remember the Glass Foundry, right? Those were the events held in San Francisco and New York in which developers were invited to come and check out Google Glass.
Soumya Mohan, who used the Glass at a tech talk organized at Stanford, took to Quora to describe how the user interface looks and works.
More details have surfaced about Google Glass, after the the device passed through the FCC. It looks like bone-conducting speakers are confirmed for the headset.
Google has planned two Project Glass “hackatons” for next week, but attending developers will be barred from talking to the press or letting other users try the device.
Google is reportedly fitting Google Glasses with bone conduction technology in order to avoid having a separate ear piece. Bone conduction is essentially making the glasses vibrate, transferring the sound to your bones and ultimately, your inner ear.
Google Glass is in its infancy, so our job right now is to imagine what could be. It opens our minds up for critical thought, and all great things start with that. Right now it’s fairly benign technology, but what could the future bring? If we open our minds a bit and explore the possibilities… this Google Glass thing is scary good.