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Google Goggles updated, works with non-autofocus cameras too

08/23/2012, The team over at Google have done some pretty impressive work with their Google Goggles app on Android, where the latest significant update to the Goggles search app for Android-powered devices would include the ability to support devices that do not...

Turn Predator with these night vision goggles

11/17/2011, Don’t you think that the Predator’s bunch of gear in the movies is nothing short of kick ass, although without any of it, the Alien seems to have the upper hand with pure evolution backing it up. Well, for those who want to play Predator in...

Google Goggles gets updated to version 1.6

09/14/2011, If you’re an avid user of Google Goggles, the good news is that the app for Android has recently been updated to version 1.6, and brought with it several new features that supposedly makes your smartphone “smarter”.

Google Goggles 1.5 gets geolocation goodness

06/22/2011, Do you use Google Goggles? It is rather smart when it comes to famous objects and items, but you can say that it hasn’t evolved to be the all-seeing Eye of Sauron just yet. Usage of Goggles varies from QR code reading purposes to translating labels...

Google Goggles 1.4 experience can be shared and personalized

05/09/2011, Google Goggles has been one of the more interesting side projects from the Internet search giant, and since its launch, Goggles has seen revisions to have it perform faster and in a more accurate manner when returning search results for a wide range of...

Google to make face recognition app? (updated, twice)

03/31/2011, Update 3/31 12h54pm PT: Google has  confirmed to us that it was not going to release any app with a facial recognition future, as it would create user privacy issues. It’s possible that Google has talked to CNN about *theoretical* implications of...

Google Goggles does print ads, Sudoku

01/10/2011, Google Goggles has certainly been one of the better mobile applications that was released by the Internet search giant over the past two years, being pretty proficient at what it is supposed to do – that is, identify the object that you point at it...

Liquid Image Announces 1080P Snow Goggles & Snorkel Mask

01/03/2011, With CES just around the corner, Liquid Image has several new goggles lined up to announce at CES 2011 that will pack 1080P HD video recording, allowing you to capture all your action-packed sports adventures in true HD. First off, there is the Model 337...

Recon Transcend Goggles Awarded CES Innovations 2011 Award

11/09/2010, The Recond Transcend goggles have been awarded the 2011 CES Design and Engineering Award. The Transcend goggles help athletes run and display vital training statistics from within a display inside the goggles. According to the company, Transcend provides...

Google Goggles Available For The iPhone Via The Google Mobile App

10/05/2010, Android users have been able to enjoy the Google Goggles app that allows them to search by taking pictures for a while now. If you iPhone users have been feeling left out, the good news is that Google has announced that Goggles has arrived for the iPhone...

Google Acquires Visual Search Company Plink

04/12/2010, Google has just bolstered its search prowess by acquiring Plink, a U.K. based visual search company that won $100,000 in the Android Developer Challenge last December. The company’s claim to fame is PlinkArt, an Android app that allows users to...

Google Goggles Demo On XPERIA X10

12/29/2009, Want to see more videos of Google Goggles in action? Check out the video of it running on Sony Ericsson’s XPERIA X10. In case you didn’t already know, Google Goggles is a visual search app that’s available for Android phones, allowing...

Ski Goggles HUD

12/06/2009, Talk to any guy on the street and he’ll certainly welcome the idea of HUD (Head-up display) technology. Now Recon Instruments is busy designing some ski goggles which will sport a 15mm diagonal micro display inside the lens. Said display will feed...