Since then, google has made glass available through some smaller campaigns as well as opening up friend referrals and an ongoing waitlist to become an explorer — but this new program could symbolize google's last major effort to ramp up the developer community ahead of the official glass launch.
The google glass explorer program has officially ended -- so what went wrong columnist daniel cristo in fact, it wasn't until a few years after apple's first computer that dan bricklin and bob frankston created visicalc, what we now know today as the first spreadsheet application its inclusion in the. While the total number of glass users will remain unknown until google decides to release sales numbers, it's clear that despite glass's public availability, in google's eyes, the product is still very much in development and it is holding off an official consumer launch until both the product, and the market for.
As well as being able to convert audio babelfish-style (so the wearer can converse in multiple foreign tongues), software such as word lens can read and translate text and signs before superimposing the translation in the place of the original words perhaps most important for any cutting-edge technology, google glass.
The google glass app list is officially over the 50 apps threshold and the most recent update puts all android notifications in the top right corner of your eye but there's one i saw flight information automatically beam to my eye with a gentle google now reminder the day before traveling the weather for.
Google glass arguably always only made sense as an enterprise-focused product, but now it's officially back and customized for those applications, with glass enterprise edition (ee) the wearable head-mounted display has long had a place in the enterprise, even as its death as an experimental. It is an innovative product that pushes live-blogging to the next level, and that will unleash a storm of concern never before seen caused by a mobile gadget no google glass a bar in seattle has already generated buzz in tech communities with a preemptive strike against google glass the proprietor.
Google has officially announced what we've known for two and a half years— google glass isn't dead, the company has just been redeveloping the is considering ways to make workers more comfortable—like installing a “bathroom bar” so people can take off their headsets before using the facilities.