Google opens Glass Explorer Program to anyone with $1,500 to spare

By Shawn Knight
May 14, 2014
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  1. Last month, Google hosted a one-day only sale of its augmented reality visor to anyone with $1,500 to spare as part of the Glass Explorer Program. The search giant is once again inviting interested parties to purchase the wearable but...

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  2. 3rd_Policeman

    3rd_Policeman TS Rookie

    That Russian d0uche from Google with the glasses should be renamed Jakov Smirnoff.
  3. GhostRyder

    GhostRyder TS Evangelist Posts: 2,176   +582

    I would so do this if the price was much less.
  4. Prepare to see chinese google glass coming out
  5. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 5,911   +1,703

    Me too, about $1450 less.
    cliffordcooley likes this.
  6. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,040   +2,542

    I think setting the price high is to ensure there are only a few involved in the project. I'm fairly certain if Google ever decides to increase numbers, they will reduce the value to your price range.
    As for myself, I agree with Skid. I'd think about it for $50, even though it is Google.
  7. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    I still can't get over the fact that a $1000+ device doesn't even sit straight on your face.
  8. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,040   +2,542


    Google can't help it, if one ear is lower than the other. :)
  9. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TS Evangelist Posts: 5,911   +1,703

    I think you're right. It makes sense to me.
  10. I wouldn't be interested for $750. Still too high.

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