What is Google Glass?

Google Glass is an attempt to free data from desktop computers and portable devices like phones and tablets, and place it right in front of your eyes. To be simple it’s Google Glass is Google on your face. It’s a wearable computer with a head-mounted display (HMD) that is being developed by Google in the Project Glass research and development project, with the mission of producing a mass-market ubiquitous computer. Google Glass displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format that can interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands.


How does Google Glass work?


Google Glass Technical specifications?

For the developer Explorer units:
Android 4.0.4 and higher
No official information about display resolution, 640×360 suggested, as it is recommended for app developers
5-megapixel camera, capable of 720p video recording
Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
16GB storage (12 GB available)
682MB RAM “proc”.

How much will Google Glass cost?

The Google Glass Explorer costs $1,500.

When Would Google Glass hit the Market?

Google says Glass is still a work in progress. The company said in a statement the early edition of Glass “is not a consumer product” and is “intended for developers to play with, hack and even build great apps for.”


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