Google Glass is a wearable computer with an optical head-mounted display(OHMD) is a wearable display that has the capability of reflecting projected images as well as allowing the user to see through it. It is also known as ?Project Glass? has being developed by Google. These glasses can communicate with the Internet via?Natural language?voice commands through Microphones, accelerometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, ambient light sensor, and proximity sensor.
These glasses can also be used as Prescription glasses which was suggested by doctors:
Specifications of Google Glass:
1. Camera (5-megapixel camera, capable of 720p video recording)
2. Touch Screen
3. Android 4.0.4 and higher
4. Wi-Fi 802.11b/g
6.16GB storage (12 GB available)
7. Texas Instruments OMAP 4430 SoC 1.2Ghz Dual(ARMv7)
8. 3 axis gyroscope
9. 3 axis accelerometer
10. 3 axis magnetometer (compass)
11. Ambient light sensing and proximity sensor
12. Bone conduction transducer
Applications of Google Glass:
Google Glass Turns Its Lens on Sports
DriveSafe is glassware that can detect when you are falling asleep using Google Glass sensors, and trigger and alert to wake you up. It can then direct you to the nearest rest area so that you can continue driving safely
The automatic camera for google glass. Moment uses all the clever sensors in Glass to figure out the best times to take a picture. When the lighting is good.
Winkfeed helps you keep track of the topics you love and important news happening around you, all accessible through Google Glass
BTCGlass is a bitcoin ticker app for Google Glass from CRG Studios. It monitors the USD/BTC exchange price from Mt. Gox and displays them to you in a friendly LiveCard.
Share pictures anonymously at your location with Google Glass. When someone wanders into the same location where you shared a picture, it will display on their timeline.
WolframAlpha for Google Glass. Doing some math and quickly need an answer? Well, here is your answer! GlassCompute is a basic voice-guided WolframAlpha glassware for Google Glass.