It’s amazing what a tiny piece of technology can do for people these days. There is no upper limit to the kind of possibilities and avenues opened by a device so genius such as the Google Glass. With the Google Glasses at hand one can easily say that the future is here.
What is the Google Glass?
The Google glass is basically a wearable computer. You can mount it just like you mount your regular spectacles. It comes without any glass and just features a tiny chip on the top right corner of the frame. There are speculations about association with Ray Ban to provide glasses for the frame itself. The first version was not suitable to be worn with prescription glasses; however, along with many up gradations, in the second version, this problem too has been solved.
What does the Google Glass do?
Apart from looking fancy and pulling up people’s visible status, the Google Glass is truly an effective piece of technology. There are many things that you can accomplish with this simple device. Here is a list of all the varied activities that can be undertaken by glass.
You simply need to say “Okay Glass, Take a Picture” and it will do just that. Google Glass is fitted with a camera along with the chip which can click a picture the instant you ask it to.
Record Videos Hands-free
No more shaky videos because of moving hands. With Google glass you can easy record point of view videos absolutely hands free.
You can share everything that you see through your Google Glass live with your friends. This real time interaction across places will prove to be very helpful for many business enterprises.
You just look at a place and ask for directions. Google glasses give you on road directions right in front of your eyes without having to look at any other medium.
You can easily send messages to your contacts just by speaking it aloud. Google glasses are connected to your Smartphone via Bluetooth, so when you command it to send your message it sends it through your Smartphone.
You can ask any question to the Google Glasses and it will respond with appropriate answers. It is very effective as a travel guide while you are out on a trip and need details regarding the place.
Speak up to your Google Glass and it will translate what you have said in the language of your choice. In case you are traveling abroad, pack the glasses to help you out.
Purchase and availability
The Google Glass is available in five colour variants namely:
* Charcoal (black)
* Tangerine (orange)
* Shale (grey)
* Cotton (white)
It is lightweight and durable. For everything that it can do, it is kind of expensive, but well worth the money. Make sure you research regarding where you are purchasing the Glass from. Currently, Google Glass is in test stage. And the company is motivating developers to come up with their ideas and suggestion on what they want Google Glass to do and how. According to a latest report from Geek.com, Google is about to release XE10 update in mid-October 2013 with some new features for Google Glass Application Development.