The newest invention to come out of the king of search is one that is sure to impress any one that lays their eyes on it. Google's augmented reality glasses, codenamed 'Project Glass', are wearable glasses that project certain information pertaining to your environment. The glasses gather information from computer generated input such as a built in video camera that analyzes surroundings, microphone that is used for voice commands, and GPS which is used to gather information about your location, and project it onto your glasses directly into your line of site.
Mashable - PayPal unveiled its new PayPal Here, a small business mobile payment system. First shown on Thursday, it’s a combination of a free mobile app and thumb-sized card reader, putting a PayPal cash register in the pocket of anybody who wants one.
It’s beautiful. It’s fast. It’s sleek. It’s an iPad.
Highlight is the forerunner to take the crown at this years SXSW. Highlight is a mobile app that uses your phones GPS to track the whereabouts of you and other Highlight users. If you cross paths with another Highlight user it will show you their profile, common interests, mutual friends, and photos. The app uses Facebook as its sole login method, which may be a selling point for some, but for others, it may be the reason they don’t use the app.