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Cracking Open the Google Glass Explorer Edition

Cracking Open Google Glass Explorer Edition: Box

As of this publication, Google hasn't announced an official launch date for Glass. The company is shipping ten thousand Explorer Edition units to developers, beta testers, and winners of Google's "If I Had Glass" contest. These early test units cost $1,500 (US). Google hasn't indicated what Glass' retail price will be.

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop support specialist in the ...