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Google Glass Welcomes the Masses — For One Day Only

April 14, 2014 | 5:00 pm

Google Glass Welcomes the Masses — For One Day Only

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April 15 sale briefly opens exclusive club at 6 a.m. for a price — $1,500.

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Good Read: Google Is Having Trouble Trying to Trademark the Word ‘Glass’

April 4, 2014 | 8:51 am

Good Read: Google Is Having Trouble Trying to Trademark the Word ‘Glass’

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The Wall Street Journal reports on Google’s attempt to trademark the common noun.

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Google Glass Hits Speed Bump Over Privacy, Distracted Driving Concerns

March 11, 2014 | 12:25 pm

Google Glass Hits Speed Bump Over Privacy, Distracted Driving Concerns

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At least eight Bay Area bars have banned the wearable computers that enable video recording.

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No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

December 19, 2013 | 7:56 pm

No Stranger in the Night: Facial Recognition Comes to Google Glass

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New apps, not Google-approved, can scan a face and produce the personal profile that goes with it.

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Congress Raises Privacy Concerns With Google’s New Glasses

May 17, 2013 | 10:48 am

Congress Raises Privacy Concerns With Google’s New Glasses

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Members of Congress are asking whether Google’s Internet-connected glasses “could infringe on the privacy of the average American.” Eight members of the House Bipartisan Privacy Caucus sent a letter to Google co-founder Larry Page yesterday, requesting answers to a number of key questions: “What proactive steps is Google taking to protect the privacy of non-users […]

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