You Get To Pay $1,500! Google Glass Contacting People Chosen To Be The First To Wear New Technology
While some politicians are trying to curb the use of Google Glass, there are plenty of others who are eager to use the new technology, a wearable computer that displays information in a smartphone-like hands-free format.
To be the first to get Google Glass people had to fork over $1,500 to enter a special contest. And now Google has announced the six “lucky” people who will pay Google that steep price in exchange for Glass. And @projectglass is in the process of announcing the rest of the lucky winners by replying individually to each of their past #ifihadglass tweets, reports Gizmodo. In all there will be 8,000 winners.
The Tweets say: “You’re invited to join our #glassexplorers program. Woohoo! Make sure to follow us – we’ll DM in the coming week.” Some people are also getting the word that they were actually disqualified from consideration because they broke a rule to qualify, a separate Gizmodo story reports. But some people will be walking around with these funky glasses in the coming weeks.
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