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Google Glass City Guide – Part 2

As promised in our previous post Google Glass City Guide, we’ve updated the app to address some of the challenges and limitations. We originally intended to have the app launched right into the augmented reality view, where the camera would be in-use, with open

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Google Glass City Guide for Toronto Part 1

Tour Guide

From April 25th to 27th, Michael and Raymond of the Idea Notion team participated in Toronto Google Glass Hackathon V2 organized by Macy Huang and sponsored by BNotions and MaRS Discovery District.  There were 7 teams with more than 20 participants hacking away some new exciting

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Google Glass OCR Tutorial using Eclipse

Glass OCR Tesseract

While scanning QR codes can be achieved by porting the ZXing library app to Google Glass (which has been accomplished by BarcodeEye), I thought it be interesting to also combine OCR and Glass. OCR stands for Optical Character Recognition. The Wiki definition

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Bitcoin Google Glass app

On April 10th and 11th, the Idea Notion team (Bryan Xu, Michael Siu and Raymond Tsang) joined BitcoinExpo’s In Cryto We Trust Hackathon held at Bitcoin Decentral. 34 attendees pitched 15 ideas and were divided into 10 teams to be challenged. The

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Building My First Glass App (Under 30 min)

Glass Cover Timeline Card

Follow our Google Glass Series to find out what exciting things we are building with Google Glass. Google Glass has just arrived to our office.  As you can imagine, everyone here at IdeaNotion was trying to get their hands on this hot gadget.  I

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