6 Google Glass Contest Winners Pay to Try the Wearable Computer
Black Enterprise Magazine July/August 2018 Issue

I got…$1500 on it.

Not exactly, but apparently the six lucky winners selected to try Google Glass have agreed to pay the Menlo Park, California-based company a nice chunk of change to get their hands on the wearable computer. The Project Glass Twitter account (@projectglass) has started informing the 8,000 contest winners by responding individually to their #ifihadglass tweets.

The Twitter message reads: “You’re invited to join our #glassexplorers program. Woohoo! Make sure to follow us — we’ll DM in the coming week.”

Google gave us a sneak peek into the world of Glass when the company posted a video on the Project Glass website in February, showcasing the high-tech headset’s functionalities. Glass, which doesn’t have actual lenses in front of your eyes (but a small screen), is able to take photos, record videos, look up answers on Google and show reminders, among other features.

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With a focus on news and the under 35 crowd, Martinez develops engaging, daily reports for BlackEnterprise.com. She also pens the blog, After School Daze: Life After Undergrad, where she delves into the day-to-day issues and concerns of recent graduates trying to adapt to life off campus. Prior to Black Enterprise, the Bronx, N.Y. native contributed to Latina, Latina.com, Honeymag.com, Syracuse Record and The Post-Standard. When she's not writing articles, the self-proclaimed travelista is on the prowl for her next excursion.   Martinez holds a bachelor's degree in magazine journalism and sociology from Syracuse University.


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