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re: Google Glass: 11 lessons in (semi) transparent design
rick merritt   5/22/2013 7:05:24 PM
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A good Project Glass tear down emerges: http://www.techrepublic.com/blog/cracking-open/google-glass-teardown-reveals-hits-and-misses-on-repairability/966

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re: Google Glass: 11 lessons in (semi) transparent design
rick merritt   5/23/2013 6:02:38 AM
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The teardown says the CPU is Texas Instruments OMAP 4430

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re: Google Glass: 11 lessons in (semi) transparent design
rick merritt   5/23/2013 6:03:59 AM
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...but they didn't fully tear it open to check on the TI part because they could not without potentially ruining the $1,500 glasses ...so the mystery remains

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re: Google Glass: 11 lessons in (semi) transparent design
old account Frank Eory   5/24/2013 3:53:50 PM
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The privacy issues will prove to be a larger stumbling block than the technology issues -- even the battery density ones.

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Luis Sanchez   7/5/2013 10:58:37 PM
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I would like to know more... like how does it use Bluetooth? what kind of profiles does it use? Maybe it will create profiles of it's own. Does wifi suck the battery out of it?  Does the Android phone need an app for it?  

And after all... is wearable electronics really going to work? isn't it a little uncomfortable after sometime of wearing it?



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