Google Co-Founder Claims Smartphones Are Emasculating

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At the TED Talks Conference in Long Beach, California, Google co-founder Sergey Brin made a rather bold claim: smartphones are emasculating. According to Brin, the reasoning is that you’re just “standing around and just rubbing this featureless piece of glass.” Brin used the forward-thinking conference as a stage to further promote Google Glass, a device […]

Google Glass Coming To Stores By End of 2013 For Less Than $1500

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Google Glass will arrive in stores by the end of 2013. It will work with Android or iPhone, and cost less than the $1500 Explorer Editions of the glasses. The Verge reports that Google aims to have Google Glass in user’s hands by the end of the year. The team also wants to bring the […]

See What it’s Like to Wear Google Glass (Video)

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Today Google released a new video that shows what it’s like to wear Google Glass for the first time. The video shows the Google Glass user interface, which is just a small transparent window in the upper right corner of the video. The doesn’t look exactly like the original concept video for Google Glass which […]

Transparent Smartphones Coming in 2013, 5 Ways It Will Impact You

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Polytron Technologies says that transparent and translucent smartphones are coming this year in 2013. These phones, according to the transparent glass-makers, would be largely transparent except that it will still reveal some internal phone circuitry, batteries, and components like chips, antennas, modems and memory cards. Most of the phone would then be see-through except the […]

Corning Visualizes Our Glass Future: Tablets & Huge Displays (Video)

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You might know Corning for their Gorilla Glass and Gorilla Glass 2 that provide great durability to your smartphone and tablet displays, but Corning makes much more than tablet glass. In this new video, Corning envisions the future, specifically the role smart glass will have in your day-to-day life. In A Day Made of Glass […]

Gorilla Glass Gets Competitor in Form of Asahi’s Dragontrail Glass

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Current market leader for virtually scratch-proof, break-proof, and shatter-proof glass Gorilla Glass, made by Corning, will soon get a competitor from Japan’s Asahi Glass known as Dragontrail. Asahi Glass hopes to capture up to 30 percent of the glass market, and Dragontrail can potentially be seen shipping on smartphones, tablets, and other consumer electronics. Because […]