| Mar 24, 2014
| 4:32 PM
A new eyeglass assembly lab in Halethorpe is poised to make prescription lenses for Google Glass after the wearable-computer product launches later this year.
The VSPOne facility, which opened last month, expects substantial growth from more...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:20 AM
What do you remember from first grade? Did you beam when you were able to read simple sentences or cheer when you learned to add or subtract two numbers?
Two 7-year-old first-graders from St. James Academy in Monkton have everybody's memories beat. They...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 2:50 PM
Google is getting into retail, at least temporarily, hoping to woo holiday shoppers at pop-up stores in Annapolis and five other spots across the U.S.
The search engine’s store, "Google Winter Wonderlab" opened over the weekend at Westfield...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 5:49 PM
How will we judge the success or failure of the Apple Watch?
When the Apple Watch goes on sale early next year, there will be a temptation to pass instant judgment on the new gadget. People will want to know right from the start: Is it a hit or a miss?...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:50 AM
President Barack Obama tapped Silicon Valley for two key positions on his technology policy team on Thursday, naming Megan Smith from Google as his chief technology officer and Alexander Macgillivray, formerly of Twitter, as a deputy.
Smith was vice...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Longtime Google Inc executive Megan Smith is a top candidate for the role of United States' chief technology officer, Bloomberg reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Smith is vice president at Google's secret lab "Google X" which...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:05 PM
London firm creates mind-controlled commands for Google Glass
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Forget voice commands and touch gestures: A London firm has developed a way for Google Glass users to control their devices just by...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Online British travel company Holidaysplease thinks Google Glass just might enhance your next vacation. That's why it's offering to loan customers the wearable computer ... with one stiff caveat: No running around nudist beaches with them on, please....
| Jul 18, 2014
| 11:01 AM
After you slip on Google Glass — the new computer you wear on your face — you get things rolling with the voice command, "OK, Glass." Then you tell the eyeglass-like contraption what you want it to do — take a picture, shoot a video,...
| Jul 22, 2014
While Google Glass' potential as a consumer device remains to be seen, Lauren Rubinson-Morris is excited about its possibilities in her workplace.
Rubinson-Morris is president and chief executive officer of MedEx Ambulance Service, a Skokie-based...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 12:52 PM
Two years after she brought Google Glass to the New York Fashion week runway, fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg has teamed with Google Inc. to launch a line of designer frames for the smart glasses to hang on.
Von Furstenberg-- best known for her...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Diane von FÃ¼rstenberg hawked Google Glass, CBS chief Les Moonves said "The Good Wife" was "robbed" of an Emmy nomination and Disney head Bob Iger poked good-natured fun at the media's obsession with mergers and deal-making.
It was just a typical day...