Google Says Goodbye to Glass – Review Geek

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Ten years in the past, Google despatched shockwaves via the tech world by saying Google Glass, a wearable pc with a heads-up show. Nevertheless, the product did not launch as supposed and was solely out there to enterprise prospects. This week Google acknowledged that it might discontinue the road solely.
In a assist publish, the corporate mentioned that Glass Enterprise Version gross sales would halt instantly however that assist would proceed via September fifteenth. Within the FAQ part of the publish, Google acknowledged that after September fifteenth, present Glass models would proceed to operate with present software program however that the corporate would supply no updates. Google additionally knowledgeable prospects that third-party apps should still be maintained and that system pictures stay out there till not less than April 1st, 2024.

Moreover, Google made it clear that even the pre-installed Meet on Glass app wouldn’t obtain assist after September fifteenth and that whereas it could nonetheless work after that date, it may stop working at any time.
The cessation of gross sales and assist for Glass Enterprise Version indicators the definitive finish for a product that the corporate as soon as hailed as a brand new frontier in wearable know-how. Glass joins Google+, Google Wave, and Tango on the listing of the corporate’s most notable product failures. Nevertheless, this doesn’t imply the top for Google wearble tech, as the corporate started testing the following technology of AR glasses final 12 months.
Supply: Google Help