Analyst thinks Microsoft will launch its web-glasses in 2014
0. phoneArena 05 Apr 2013, 00:15 posted on
First off, we'd like to apologize because our Photoshop skills are not up to par, and as far as we can tell, Steve Ballmer is the one person who hasn't had a pair of Google Glass shopped onto his face yet. Still, the story remains that an analyst has said that he believes Microsoft will launch its own web-enabled glasses as soon as next year...
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1. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)
Microsoft certainly do have the technology and money to easily do this, I think everyone will carefully watch how the Google Glass works out, and if its a positive result, they'll jump on board.
13. Topcat488 (Posts: 1318; Member since: 29 Sep 2012)
If there ever was a real-life definition of putting the horse before the cart, it would be the action of The 5 Point Cafe in Seattle which has banned Google Glass, and now they can add Microsoft (Windows) Glass to the list!
10. Mobilephile (Posts: 139; Member since: 25 Nov 2012)
not a matter of IF but When.
Wearables will be a part of the our future
12. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)
Yeah, even though I don't like this whole Internet/Glasses thing, its certainly going to be in the future, but I wonder how successful it will be. I won't buy it, i'm leaning to the whole Watch thing, but its all preference and opinion. ;)
16. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
And they will follow sue google glass as well.
3. Liila (Posts: 3; Member since: 05 Apr 2013)
Microsoft is a Patenttroll
Yet copying the example Google, without shame...
5. HDShatter (Posts: 1021; Member since: 17 Jan 2013)
Good guy Google, all the companies are going to copy google glasses and google will be the only company not sueing each other over things like shape of the frame and software.
6. Timmehor (Posts: 599; Member since: 09 Mar 2013)
Who says Google own the patents for Google Glass? This sought of technology has been used by the military and private technology firms for years now.
9. joey_sfb (Posts: 4622; Member since: 29 Mar 2012)
And yet after years of development the Google glasses is still not ready.
So i don think its the same thing. Anyway we shall see.
7. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)
Time for monkey dancing on stage in 2014 ... M$ will have to come up with something spl for glasses to stay in place while monkey dancing ...
8. Sniggly (Posts: 7296; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
I hope Ballmer never wears Glass. I hate to think of breaking a 1500 dollar piece of technology as I PUNCH HIM IN THAT GODDAMN FACE OF HIS.
14. chaoticrazor (Posts: 2347; Member since: 28 Aug 2012)
you wouldnt get close to him to do that, besides he probably would take you down first considering the standard of people on here
all words no action
17. TROLL (banned) (Posts: 4851; Member since: 13 Apr 2012)
Don't worry if he misses ile make sure he gets one™
19. Sniggly (Posts: 7296; Member since: 05 Dec 2009)
You don't get it. You haven't been around enough to.
It's a continuation of a running joke, beginning when I noted one time that Ballmer's face induces the desire in me to punch him in the face. It's continued on from there.
I mean, do you really think I'm planning to punch him in the face?
15. xperiaDROID (banned) (Posts: 5629; Member since: 08 Mar 2013)
Analysts always have their imagination.
18. speckledapple (Posts: 892; Member since: 29 Sep 2011)
Looks like the glass crowd is going to get much more busy and certainly have a great deal of interest with consumers. If they can really make it light and easy to use, not to mention great looking, it will be a tech that is here to stay and not be annoying like 3D.