Google Glass - What It Does


** Google Glass **

· How It Feels
· What It Does
· How to Get One

* Welcome to a world through Glass. *

· It’s surprisingly simple.

· Say “take a picture” to take a picture.

· Record what you see. Hands-free.

· Even share what you see. Live.

· Directions right in front of you.

· Speak to send a message.

· Ask whatever’s on your mind.

· Translate your voice.

· Answers without having to ask.

· Strong and light.

· Evolutionary design.

· Charcoal, Tangerine, Shale, Cotton, Sky.

· See how to get one.

· See how Glass feels.

· Privacy & Terms


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Google Glass - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia


** Google Glass **

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Google Glass
Google Glass logo
Google Glass Explorer Edition.jpeg
Google Glass Explorer Edition
Also known as Project Glass
Developer Google
Manufacturer Foxconn
Type Augmented reality (AR), Optical head-mounted display (OHMD), Wearable
technology, Wearable computer
Release date *Developers (US):* February 2013 (February 2013)^[1]
*Consumers:* Q4 2013 (Q4 2013)^[2]
Introductory price Explorer version: $1,500 USD^[3]
Operating system Android^[4] (4.0.4^[5])
Power Lithium Polymer battery (2.1 Wh)^[6]
CPU OMAP 4430 SoC, dual-core^[6]
Storage capacity 16 GB Flash total^[6] (12 GB of usable memory)^[7]
Memory 1GB RAM (682MB available to developers)
Display Prism projector, 640×360 pixels (equivalent of a 25 in. screen
from 8 ft. away^[7])
Sound Bone conduction transducer^[7]
Input Voice command through microphone,^[7] accelerometer,^[7]
gyroscope,^[7] magnetometer,^[7] ambient light sensor, proximity sensor
Controller input Touchpad, MyGlass phone app
Camera Photos - 5 MP, videos - 720p^[7]
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11b/g,^[7] Bluetooth,^[7] micro USB
compatibility Any Bluetooth-capable phone; MyGlass companion app requires
Android 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or higher^[7]

A Glass prototype seen at Google I/O in June 2012
Google Glass (2013) and Mann's Digital Eye Glass^[8] (1980) on exhibit at
the "History of AR Vision" exhibit at the 2013 Augmented World Expo. Both
are shown recording video with each device lit up accordingly.
Models Toni Garrn and brother Niklas wearing Google Glass at a recent Vogue
(magazine) photo shoot in Texas.

*Google Glass* (styled "GL/Λ/SS") is a wearable computer with an optical
head-mounted display (OHMD) that is being developed by Google in the
*Project Glass* research and development project,^[9] with the mission of
producing a mass-market ubiquitous computer.^[1] Google Glass displays
information in a smartphone-like hands-free


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