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Google Project Glass – Skydiving Demo | Video

Google co-founder Sergey Brin made a surprise appearance at Google I/O 2012 in San Francisco today for a live demo of Project Glass, a portion of which featured skydivers wearing the Google Glass prototypes. Onstage, Brin communicated with the skydivers, who were broadcasting their jump 4,000 feet …

Google – Street View Trekker | Video

It looks likes Google‘s Street View will soon be expanding off the beaten track with their brand new tool, the Street View Trekker. Much like the project sponsored by Nature Valley, the device is worn on a person’s back to map and photograph areas that Google’s current …

Google Earth 3D | Preview

Google Earth has been implementing 3D visuals since 2006, yet with newly acquired technology, Google intends to offer a 3D aerial view of metropolitan areas that have a combined population of 300 million people by the end of this year. The computer renderings are created by flying …

Felix Heyes + Ben West – Google 2012 Image Book

In recent years, we have come to use Google as more than just a simple online search engine, and rightfully so as the company is growing and progressing exponentially. Two UK designers, Felix Heyes and Ben West, got together to compile a book featuring images found on …

GOOGLE+ for EYESCREAM

The once print only Japanese lifestyle magazine, EYESCREAM, has taken full advantage of the internet to expand their presence and reach to a whole new audience. And there probably isn’t a bigger name in the internet game out there right now than GOOGLE, whose GOOGLE+ social networking and sharing …

Google Doodle – Gideon Sundbäck 132nd Birthday Celebration

No, this isn’t the Google doing a digital version of the stripe tease, though that itself would be an interesting proposition. Instead, the search engine giant is celebrating the achievement of one Gideon Sundbäck on what would’ve been his 132nd birthday. While virtually a footnote on the …

Google – Project Glass

While the details are somewhat vague, Project Glass by Google became viral once out of the starting gate. Since it started yesterday, over 4 million people already viewed the video with few thousand more each hour. So what is it? In part, it is a testament to …

Google Art Project – Expansion

The Google Art Project began in January 2011 with the lofty goal of allowing users access to views of artworks in 17 participating museums. Google announced on Tuesday, April 3rd, that the project has now been expanded to include 151 institutions in 40 different countries around the …

Google Memories for the Future – Japan: Before and After the Earthquake and Tsunami

It has been nearly nine months since disaster struck the Tohoku region of Japan, and the destruction is still felt in in the region on a daily basis–whether it is the radiation from the nuclear power plant, or the rebuilding of communities that were swept away by …