Google glass

Trudging through the trail of 2012 tech stories and yanking out the best was an onerous task. After much scrutiny, we have unearthed the absolute best.

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Google glass comes out of the innovation lab of Google X, a pet project of Google founder Sergey Brin, which is focused on next generation innovations. It comes equipped with a camera, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and a 0.5 inch display.

Did we mention that it looks sexy and sophisticated as well? Flip the commands on and you have access to maps, take photo and share them, do a video-chat and also get online. Awesome!

Google glass was debuted at the 1/O developer conference earlier this year. It is part of the search giant’s strategy to go beyond search to compete with the tearing user growth of new entrants like Facebook.

Google glass can be pre-ordered at $1500 a pop. Google’s latest gizmo may have a lot of folks very excited but its real success will be revealed in a few years.


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