29 Jan '14, 8pm

First Encounters with Google Glass: What I learned about developing apps on the glass

First Encounters with Google Glass: What I learned about developing apps on the glass

Do not develop Glass apps that will inundate or overwhelm your user with information or data : If you watched the recent TED talk entitled“Why Google Glass” by Sergey Brin or talked to the Google Glass engineers during the I/O conference, one core principle on developing apps on the glass is that it is not meant to overwhelm the user with information. Essentially, the device should present the information to the user in a concise manner and move the user towards one action that can allow them to interact with the environment quickly. The most obvious actions which they have done is image capture and video recording. Hence figuring out how the user can generate data or interact with the environment is crucial to building a successful app for the glass and not let too much data overwhelming the user. Developing an app on Google Glass is akin to developing a web service : Fro...

Full article: http://www.bernardleong.com/2014/01/29/first-encounters-g...

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