Breaking News
News & Analysis

Google Glass Success Depends on Niche Apps

3/6/2014 07:10 PM EST
1 Comment
NO RATINGS
More Related Links
View Comments: Oldest First | Newest First | Threaded View
felixhoenikker
User Rank
Rookie
User experience is known
felixhoenikker   3/10/2014 1:15:36 PM
NO RATINGS
I think Google hasn't been paying attention. User experience has been defined for the google glass already. Automated 3D mapping  combined with motion interaction is the largest missing aspect of the user experience. This has been observable in the VJ community for years now with many apps being developed in Unity 3D meaning they're ready to go in Android and iOS. Near eye transparent displays and projection work very similarly which makes me think Google Glass and Project Tango should be apart of the same project. Lastly Google doesn't seem to understand you need to be able to remove the 3D sensor from the display itself so mapping and motion sensing functions can be conrurrently run. More functionality of the display and sensor are unlocked if you can reposition them relative to each otheri.e. simulated surface touch with a pico projector. 

Flash Poll
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
Join our online Radio Show on Friday 11th July starting at 2:00pm Eastern, when EETimes editor of all things fun and interesting, Max Maxfield, and embedded systems expert, Jack Ganssle, will debate as to just what is, and is not, and embedded system.
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Top Comments of the Week