Designing and Developing for Google Glass

  • O'Reilly Media
  • 2015
  • 404
  • English
  • 1
  • 9781491906729

Creating apps for Google Glass is more involved than simply learning how to navigate its hardware, APIs, and SDK. You also need the right mindset. While this practical book delivers the information and techniques you need to build and deploy Glass applications, it also helps you to think for Glass by showing you how the platform works in, and affects, its environment.In three partsDiscover, Design, and DevelopGlass pioneers guide you through the Glass ecosystem and demonstrate what this wearable computer means for users, developers, and society as a whole. Youll learn how to create rich functionality for a consumer technology thats radically different than anything currently available.Learn the Five Noble Truths of great Glassware designUnderstand the Glass ecosystem and learn why its differentSidestep Glasss societal concerns in your projectsLearn how Glass adapts to the users world, rather than the other way aroundAvoid poor design by identifying Glassware antipatternsBuild cloud services with the Google Mirror APIUse the Glass Development Kit to develop client applicationsSubmit your project for review in the MyGlass directory