After smart phones, wearable smart devices seem inevitable. Google X is creating and testing Google Glass that is a wearable PC and can do almost anything that a smart phone does. It will also free you hands, eyes and ears unlike smart phone. Google have not launched the Glass for public yet, and there are solid news that other companies are in process to launch wearable gadgets in 2014. Apple, Microsoft, Baidu and Samsung are all working on wearable gadgets now. Its a matter of time which one gets more attention.
So why Google Glass? We have got the PCs and smart phones that can do the same. We can captures photos/videos, use internet, ask directions, communicate by using smart phone that is always in our pockets or hand. Then why Glass? Sergey Brin explains how Glass makes a big difference in our lives. This is why you will need Google Glass.
Sergey Brin and Larry Page wear Google Glass for its demonstration.
Google Glass is a project by a separate Google’s facility that is working on future technologies. That same facility is working on “self driving cars”, “augmented reality glasses”, “web of things” and many other futuristic concepts.
Googles glass is a wearable computer with a head mounted display (HMD) that can interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands and displays back relevant information in a hands-free format. It has got the frame like regular glasses but do not currently have lenses fitted to it. Google is considering partnerships with Ray-Ban or Warby Parker for this purpose. Google Glass comes in different editions. The Google Glass Explorer Edition that will work together with frames and lenses that match the wearer’s prescription because It will also be attachable to normal prescription glasses.