Google Glass http://wunc.org en Should Firefighters Wear 'Google Glass'? http://wunc.org/post/should-firefighters-wear-google-glass <p></p><p>A Rocky Mount, NC firefighter is thinking about ways that the latest in new technology&nbsp; can be applied to firefighting. <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2014/01/21/tech/innovation/google-glass-firefighter/">He talked with CNN:</a></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 12:42:41 +0000 Carol Jackson 29345 at http://wunc.org Should Firefighters Wear 'Google Glass'? 'Google Glass Driver' Is Cleared In San Diego Court http://wunc.org/post/google-glass-driver-cleared-san-diego-court Cecilia Abadie, the motorist who was cited for allegedly speeding — and driving while wearing Google Glass — has won her day in court, after a San Diego traffic commissioner ruled there was no proof Abadie had the device's screen on while she drove.<p>A California Highway Patrol officer gave Abadie two citations last October. In interviews, Abadie said the officer seemed "very annoyed" that she was wearing the Google Glass, <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/10/31/242103718/i-was-very-shocked-says-driver-ticketed-for-wearing-google-glass">as we reported</a>. Fri, 17 Jan 2014 00:45:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 29080 at http://wunc.org 'Google Glass Driver' Is Cleared In San Diego Court Google Glass Chooses Durham For First Stop http://wunc.org/post/google-glass-chooses-durham-first-stop <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Durham is the first stop on the national Google Glass tour.</p><p>No, these titanium framed wearable computers are not for sale yet.&nbsp; The Google X Team says it will be sometime next year. These science fiction-like frames come in several colors &ndash; including Sky, which looks a lot like Carolina Blue.</p><p>&ldquo;To talk to your Google Glass, you have to say Okay Glass,&quot; Reporter Leoneda Inge said while trying on a pair.</p><p>She&#39;ll need several more lessons.&nbsp; Wilson White is Public Policy Counsel for Google Glass. &nbsp;</p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 21:27:12 +0000 Leoneda Inge 23642 at http://wunc.org Google Glass Chooses Durham For First Stop Google Glass Comes To The Triangle http://wunc.org/post/google-glass-comes-triangle <p>The new supercomputer headgear <a href="http://www.google.com/glass/start/">Google Glass</a> might seem like technology from the future, but in North Carolina there have already been sightings. At least three Google Glass users have made their way through the Triangle recently, and they left behind a trail of media documenting their experiences.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 21:10:07 +0000 Laura Candler 19458 at http://wunc.org Google Glass Comes To The Triangle