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Google Glass Bold Frame – Tangerine | Available Now

Thanks to an exclusive deal signed between Internet search giant Google and online retailer NET-A-PORTER, the much talked about Google Glass is finally available through third-party retail site, such as Net-a-Porter’s MR PORTER. Available in three styles, including the Bold Frame design seen here, the tech accessory … READ MORE

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Google Self-Driving Car

This week the public was introduced to the Google Self-Driving Car, created in-house and lacking some of the amenities that drivers have grown accustomed to since the very invention of the automobile: namely, a steering wheel and accelerator and brake pedals. Instead, controls are limited to two buttons – … READ MORE

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Google Glass – Available For Today Only

For today and today only, Google is making its Google Glass Explorer Edition available for purchase. Quipped with a high-res display that equals to a 25-inch HD monitor in sharpness, the high-tech wearable device is wirelessly link via WiFi 802.11 b/g or Bluetooth. Capable of taking still … READ MORE

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Classic Music Album Covers Seen Through Google Street View

The concept is as simple as it is novel: namely, using Google Street View to revisit the modern-day settings formerly showcased via iconic album covers. The result is a series of visual mashups, captured by The Guardian‘s Halley Docherty, that depicts “the world’s cities through the lens of famous … READ MORE

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Tour the Pagani Modenese Atelier Headquarters with Google Maps

Google Maps has taken desktop voyagers through public spaces like New York’s Central Park, as well as the Ducati museum in Bologna, Italy, and now the free Internet service takes users to the Modenese Atelier of Pagani Automobili. Google Street View allows virtual visitors to navigate the showroom of the … READ MORE

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ASOS and Nike Open Shoppable Google Hangout Page for Air Max Day

With MTV VJ Rebecca Dudley, stylist Natasha Wray and Zeba Lowe from ASOS as your hostesses, Nike just opened the first shoppable Google Hangout this afternoon. Part of the Air Max Day festivities, the page features styling tips, previews of items from the upcoming seasons and a … READ MORE

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Future Google Glass to be designed by Luxottica’s Oakley & Ray-Ban

While there’s no doubting Google’s ability to plant some tech on your face via their revolutionary Google Glass, the tech giant is going to leave the styling to the eyewear designers over at Luxottica‘s Oakley and Ray-Ban. Owned by parent company Luxottica, Oakley and Ray-Ban already step-in … READ MORE

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Google Unveils Android Wear – Open Platform for Smart Wearable Devices

The fantastical world of Dick Tracy is on track to becoming reality as Google unveiled its Android Wear platform this morning. Though just a preview for potential developers, the announcement also gives a glimpse of what’s to come in the world of smart wearable devices. With giants … READ MORE

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Tour the Ducati Museum With Google Maps

For would-be visitors to the Ducati Museum in Bologna, Italy, who are struggling to come up with the scratch for an international plane ticket, they can now turn to Google Maps for a virtual tour of the 9,149-square-foot space. The museum attracts more than 40,000 visitors each year and features … READ MORE

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Google Glass Titanium Eyewear

Previously, the major roadblock impeding the inevitability of Google Glass was its awkward design. Google has addressed the issue with the launch of four new styles of the Internet-enabled headset. There are four titanium frame styles — Bold, Curve, Thin, and Split — and three sunglass styles made … READ MORE

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Google Smart Contact Lens Project

Wearable tech was all the rage at this year’s International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Unfortunately, most devices on display lacked any practical applications and beyond the reach of your average consumers. Enters Google which just announced it Smart Contact Lens Project. Devised by Googlers Brian Otis and … READ MORE