Snapchat’s reportedly working on more Spectacles for release this year

March 5, 2018

The first-generation Snapchat Spectacles failed to become a breakout product beyond its initial hype.Image: lili sams/mashable Snap, Inc. isn’t giving up on its camera-equipped Spectacles glasses just yet.  The company is reportedly planning to release two new models this fall, according to a report from Cheddar. SEE ALSO: It’s official: Android is out of ideas The first new version of Spectacles is rumored to come with a single camera and…


Google Glass gets a second life as a workplace tool

July 19, 2017

Image: Alphabet Reports of the death of Google Glass have been greatly exaggerated. Google launched the Google Glass Enterprise Edition (or Google Glass EE) on Tuesday, officially rebooting the wearable as a workplace tool, with Backchannel‘s Steven Levy first reporting the news. Instead of logging everyday life events, answering random search queries, and generally creeping everybody out, Glass will now be a staple of factory floors and emergency rooms. Workers…