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Google Glass getting more style from Oakley, Ray-Ban, Luxottica

The Google Glass team says it's teaming up with the world's biggest maker of stylish specs to improve the device's design and distribution capability.

By March 24, 2014


New version of Google Glass coming soon, says Luxottica CEO

The search giant is going forward with its connected-eyewear project, and it has partnered with the maker of Ray-Ban and Oakley for the next version.

By April 24, 2015


Lost Explorers: The unrealized vision of Google Glass

When Google unveiled its smart and controversial eyewear three years ago, some early tech adopters tried to do their part by eagerly pushing for Glass acceptance. The world pushed back.

By May 26, 2015


Intel deal looks ahead to 'fashion-forward' smart eyewear

The world's biggest PC-chipmaker and Luxottica, the world's biggest eyewear maker, join forces to make new wearables.

By December 3, 2014


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 November 17, 2014


iMessage spam deluge traced to knock-offs in China

Text message spam is best ignored, but when a security researcher followed a trail of deception laid out on Apple's iMessage he became the proud owner of cheap designer accessories from China.

By October 24, 2014


The $99 Amazon Prime arrives, with questions in tow

The advantage of Amazon’s subscription service is the convenience of getting your products in two days. CNET takes a look at whether or not it's worth it.

By April 16, 2014


Meta's $3,000 3D glasses look to an augmented reality future

Meta expects to ship the equivalent of a MacBook Air in a pair of augmented reality glasses and a pocket computer in June 2014.

By December 17, 2013


Solar-panel sunglasses recharge your iPhone in the evening

Slap some solar panels on your Ray-Bans and soak up some juice for your iPhone 5.

By November 16, 2013


GlassUp takes on Google Glass and Google legal

GlassUp doesn't have the features of the more expensive Google Glass, but it could be a worthy alternative, even if the startup can't use the word "Glass" as Google's lawyers have requested.

By July 17, 2013