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Mythbusters vs. Gorilla Glass: Adam and Jamie have a smashing time

Gorilla Glass keeps your phone safe, but will it crack under the pressure when the Mythbusters bring out their hammers and air cannons?

By 21 November 2014

Editors' Take

Weon Glasses

The Weon glasses by Ion Eyewear look like ordinary, even fashionable frames but conceal an LED light for smartphone alerts.

By 27 February 2014

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​Toshiba Glass betters Google Glass display tech, but you can't buy it

Google Glass is today's most iconic wearable for augmented reality, but Toshiba's come up with a somewhat more subtle design.

By 8 October 2014

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Sony's smart glasses take on Google glass (hands-on)

From cooking with ease to saving you social embarassment, we talk you through what Sony's wearable tech concept can do.

By 6 September 2014

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Corning's newest Gorilla Glass gets twice as tough

Glassmaker unveils its fourth-gen smartphone display glass as it looks to maintain its dominance in the display business.

By 21 November 2014

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Google's Teller says Glass and other wearables need to be cheaper

Astro Teller, head of the Internet giant's skunk works research lab, talks about Glass, future pricing and how the smart eyewear has become a "poster child" for privacy concerns.

By 18 November 2014

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When your Google Glass competitor sounds like a Mideast militant group

It seemed like such a good name at the time, did Icis. And then suddenly it didn't. So a challenger to Google Glass must now find a new name.

By 15 November 2014

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Key to crazy-fast computers: Doped-up glass?

The Internet moves at light speed, but your computer doesn't. Not yet, at least. Doping up some glass to act like fiber optics could change that.

By 8 November 2014

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For Gorilla Glass testers, life is a daily grind (and scratch and drop...)

At Corning's Gorilla Glass testing labs, the glassmaker that fronts Apple's iPhone tried to show that rival sapphire crystal isn't all it's cracked up to be.

By 29 October 2014

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Meet the people who torture Gorilla Glass for a living

CNET's Ben Fox Rubin discusses his visit to Corning's reliability and testing labs for its smartphone cover glass.

29 October 2014