Google Glass newbie experiences at Startup Grind 2014 in Silicon Valley

Newsflash. Silicon Valley is an exciting place to be if you are a tech startup. Along with a dozen other innovators from Toronto including John Ruffolo, CEO of OMERS Ventures and Eric Rogness,

Published on: February 11th, 2014 Michael Cayley

Google Glass while driving court case illustrates legal challenges for innovative tech

A traffic case out of California highlighted for many the concerns around whether the current "hands free legislation" - no texting while driving - should be extended to wearable technology. Cecilia Abadie was

Published on: January 21st, 2014 Monica Goyal

Canadian startups jumping on wearable tech bandwagon

Google Glass and Samsung's Galaxy Gear smart watch have drawn attention to wearable technology, but the action isn’t all south of the border. Canadian startups are developing products that use gestures to control

Published on: October 29th, 2013 Grant Buckler

All Hands on Tech: Google Glass

To put on Google Glass is not to see what wearable technology is capable of today. It's to get a vision of the future. The technology is so new, it's barely beyond the

Published on: August 28th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Google Glass Explorer builds real-world apps for futuristic headgear

One of Canada's 10 Google Glass Explorers is trying to get Toronto ready for the wearable technology that he says has big potential to change people's every day lives, launching three apps that

Published on: August 27th, 2013 Brian Jackson

Google Glass on the go on the streets of Toronto

The buzz is growing around Google Glass, the search giant’s upcoming entry in what come become the next big thing in IT: wearable technology. Google Glass is currently in testing, with lucky beta

Published on: August 19th, 2013 ITBusiness Staff

Privacy Commissioner concerned about Google Glass, sends letter to Google

Data privacy authorities around the world, including Canadian privacy commissioner Jennifer Stoddart, have sent an open letter to Google Inc., outlining their concerns with Google Glass. Thirty-seven provincial and international privacy offices from

Published on: June 18th, 2013 Candice So