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Google Releases 'Glass' Prescription Lenses, Sunglasses

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January 28, 2014
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Google has launched prescription lens frames and sunglasses. It hopes to release Glass to the general public later this year. Video provided by Newsy


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AP (Jan. 28, 2014) Google is adding prescription lenses, stylish frames, and detachable sunglasses to its computerized, Internet-connected goggles known as Glass. (Jan. 28)
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Google Glass Prototype Shows Off Prescription Lenses

Google Glass Prototype Shows Off Prescription Lenses

Newsy (Dec. 7, 2013) A Google employee posted images of Google Glass with prescription lenses; rumors abound.
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Google Gets Luxottica to Design High-Fashion Frames for Glass

Google Gets Luxottica to Design High-Fashion Frames for Glass

TheStreet (Mar. 25, 2014) Google Glass is getting more stylish. The search giant's wearable technology is about to get a fashionable lift from Luxottica Group, the Italian eyewear company behind brands like Ray-Ban and Oakley. Those brands will be a part of Luxottica's new collaboration with Google, which will see the eyewear company design and create frames for Glass. According to a statement by Luxottica, the companies aim to develop Glass products that will combine high-fashion, lifestyle and innovative technology. Video provided by TheStreet
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Himax: A Potential Google Glass Winner With Its Leading Technology

Himax: A Potential Google Glass Winner With Its Leading Technology

TheStreet (Feb. 13, 2014) (TheStreet) -- Trifecta Stocks Portfolio Manager Bryan Ashenberg highlights Himax Technologies as an interesting play on Google Glass. Himax just reported a modest beat with its fourth-quarter revenue as earnings came in-line with consensus. The company gave inline forward guidance.Himax has been diversifying its dependence on the LCD TV marketplace into smartphones and tablets and has been building a business in TV chipsets, power management chips, CMOS image sensors, touch panel controllers, and liquid crystal on silicon or LCoS displays, which are being used in applications including Google Glass. The stock seems to trade mainly around the LCoS technology even though its just a sliver of the company's offerings, though it is certainly the most exciting! Video provided by TheStreet
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