As like any amazing innovation, YouTube also started with finding a problem then providing a solution. Though it seems to have been around forever, but actually YouTube was launched early in 2005 in the same way that most great tech related companies (Google, Microsoft, eBay etc.) seem to be – ‘A garage and no real cash to speak of’. The founders, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim - all of whom met via their employment at PayPal, one night became frustrated trying to email a video clip. It was then they formulated the idea of a video sharing platform.
Google Glass is no longer on the horizon having been released to the general public in May this year. Google Glass operates a bit like your smartphone, but with your head up and your hands free. It is voice activated and can display information to the upper right of your field of vision. Are wearable technologies hype or will they become part of our reality? What does this mean for policy? This forum will introduce wearable technologies (computers) and explore issues for their use in education and will also touch on other applications. #168955497 / gettyimages.com Since