Google Glass is Back, With a New Vision
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 | Product Releases
Google is taking another stab at reviving one of its most high-profile flops. Five years ago, Google unveiled Google Glass, a futuristic gadget with the promise of changing how consumers take pictures and get information on the go. The pricey product (initially sold for $1,500) was worn by celebrities and featured in a fashion show. But then came a wave of privacy concerns, harsh reviews of its limited functionality and a growing sense that it was simply not cool.