Say hello to Project Tango! | YouTube
Google unveils smartphone with 3D sensors | BBC News
Google Was Willing to Beat Facebook’s $19B Offer for WhatsApp | The Information
Google offered to buy WhatsApp for $10 billion | Fortune Tech
Google offered WhatsApp $10 billion | The Loop
glass-explorers | Google – Glass Press
Be creepy or rude (aka, a “Glasshole”). Respect others and if they have questions about Glass don’t get snappy. Be polite and explain what Glass does and remember, a quick demo can go a long way. In places where cell phone cameras aren’t allowed, the same rules will apply to Glass. If you’re asked to turn your phone off, turn Glass off as well. Breaking the rules or being rude will not get businesses excited about Glass and will ruin it for other Explorers.
Google Suggests Dos and Don’ts for Glass Users | Daring Fireball
Google on being a Glasshole | The Loop
ハイテク業界を支配するアップル、グーグル、マイクロソフト–収益源で見る各社の違い | ZDNet Japan
Follow the Money | Daring Fireball
Google’s Tasty Lemonade | stratēchery by Ben Thompson
My best guess is that the decision was ultimately a combination of misguided kingdom-building by Andy Rubin, patent panic, and delusions of Steve-Jobs-esque grandeur from Larry Page.
That’s No Lemonade. That’s a Space Station. | Daring Fireball
As it stands today, especially with Galaxy S4 sales falling short of Samsung’s expectations, when Google tells Samsung to jump, Samsung asks “How high?”