Juan Sanabria - GuideOne Mobile
Through the Google
Looking Glass
@guideonemobile
guideonemobile.com
GLASS IS NOT STAR TREK
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
LeVar Burton
Star Trek: The Ne...
THE HYPE
“Google Glass: The Next Big Thing”
foxbusiness.com Apr 2013
“NJ doctor wearing Google Glass peers into
future of ...
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
Utility Gear?
Does it solve a problem?
Why do we need...
WHAT’S HOT
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
Accessibility
The ability to recognize and...
WHAT’S HOT – Examples
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
WatchMeTalk
Transcribes the voi...
WHAT’S NOT
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
The not fashion
Glass is perceived as a te...
THERE’S HOPE
Glass will start to look better soon
Google and the Luxottica Group (Controls over 80% of the world's major e...
MUSEUM PROJECTS
David Datuna’s “Portrait of America” at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Through the Google Looki...
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
HOW COULD YOU USE IT AT
YOUR MUSEUM?
Live Tours
Stream live tours by your curators. Present
your collection and host a dis...
GLASS TERMINOLOGY
Glass in the wild = wearing Glass out and about in public
Glasshole = Person wearing Google Glass in pub...
THANK YOU
juan@guideonemobile.com
@guideonemobile
Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - GuideOne Mobile
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Google Glass for museums - Museums and the Web 2014

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Google Glass for museums - Museums and the Web 2014

  1. 1. Juan Sanabria - GuideOne Mobile Through the Google Looking Glass @guideonemobile guideonemobile.com
  2. 2. GLASS IS NOT STAR TREK Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com LeVar Burton Star Trek: The Next Generation VISOR (Visual Instrument and Sensory Organ Replacement)
  3. 3. THE HYPE “Google Glass: The Next Big Thing” foxbusiness.com Apr 2013 “NJ doctor wearing Google Glass peers into future of surgery” nj.com Mar 2014 “Google Glass Will Become A Mainstream Product And Sell Millions By 2016” Business Insider Dec 2013 “This Is Why Google Glass Is the Future” Mashable Apr 2013 “Google Wants Everyone To Stop Hating On Glass” Tech Crunch Mar 2014 Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  4. 4. Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com Utility Gear? Does it solve a problem? Why do we need it?
  5. 5. WHAT’S HOT Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com Accessibility The ability to recognize and translate text or convert audio to text Education Specific opportunities to teach in context Medical Real-time diagnostics during procedures Repair and Maintenance Benefit from a hands free aid with schematics Public Safety Google Glass App for Firefighters
  6. 6. WHAT’S HOT – Examples Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com WatchMeTalk Transcribes the voice of the other person and projects the text on to the screen Fidelity Market Watch Displays market data Glass Pomodoro Teaches a time management technique First Person Video “Poke fun at Google Glass all you want, but it does do one thing pretty well: capture first person video pretty well.” smithsonianmag.com Feb 2014 Connect kids with a zookeeper http://youtu.be/MG9oN4hJUQ0?t=1m21s
  7. 7. WHAT’S NOT Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com The not fashion Glass is perceived as a techie device. It’s expensive They cost $1500. Form Worn on the head, Glass is more conspicuous and obtrusive than other types wearable computing. Privacy There are major issues around privacy and safety need to be resolved. Many assume it’s recording all the time and can be used to surreptitiously take photos and video without consent. Use What’s this used for? Many feel like it’s trying to solve a non existent problem.
  8. 8. THERE’S HOPE Glass will start to look better soon Google and the Luxottica Group (Controls over 80% of the world's major eyewear brands) are working to create more fashionable glasses. This will help shed the technie image and open up the device to more users as Glass can start to blend into everyday use. Cost will come down Glass is expected to come down to around $600 when widely released later in 2014. Wearables are growing Wearable computing will continue to grow and become mainstream. Glass will be part of this as individuals and industries discover benefits of head mounted displays and AR. Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  9. 9. MUSEUM PROJECTS David Datuna’s “Portrait of America” at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  10. 10. Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  11. 11. HOW COULD YOU USE IT AT YOUR MUSEUM? Live Tours Stream live tours by your curators. Present your collection and host a discussion with audiences on Google hangout. Conservation Gallery display of Conservationists working on an artwork. Accessibility Provide people with disabilities with loan devices to navigate and experience your museum. Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  12. 12. GLASS TERMINOLOGY Glass in the wild = wearing Glass out and about in public Glasshole = Person wearing Google Glass in public or at a social event where the context makes others feel uncomfortable Glassware = Google Glass app Side loading = Installing apps not officially sanctioned by Google (ie: facial recognition) Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - guideonemobile.com
  13. 13. THANK YOU juan@guideonemobile.com @guideonemobile Through the Google Looking Glass: Juan Sanabria - GuideOne Mobile

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