Google awarded eight development teams Glass Explorer Edition kits after holding hackathons to introduce the Google Glass augmented-reality program. "[M]ore than 80 ways to use Glass were built" at the events, writes Ken Yeung. Separately, the company has released a SyncFileSystem API for the Canary version of Google's Chrome browser. "It is ... meant for storing and syncing offline data across multiple machines," writes Frederic Lardinois.
Published in Brief: