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Sharon Gaudin covers the Internet, social media, cloud computing and emerging technologies for Computerworld.

Despite Schmidt's timeline, Google may ship Glass in 2013

Just a month after a top Google executive said Glass wouldn't be officially released for another year, sources say the computerized eyeglasses actually should ship by the end of this year.

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Underwater spy robot created by Virginia Tech researchers

The research is backed by the U.S. Naval Undersea Warfare Center and the Office of Naval Research, which are looking for self-powering, autonomous robots to do underwater surveillance or to monitor the environment.

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Software update brings better Google+ integration to Glass

Google has pushed out an update to Glass, its upcoming futuristic, computerized eyeglasses.

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Internet back up in Syria after 20-hour outage

Syria suffered another Internet and mobile communications outage that lasted for about 20 hours. Service was restored earlier today.

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Caesars Palace deals Google Glass out of its game

A year before Google's futuristic-looking, computerized eyeglasses are even expected to hit the market, they have been banned--again.

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Space shots: Android phones beam back images of Earth

NASA Friday released photos taken by three smartphones as they orbited Earth.

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Google may have smart eyeglasses but Budweiser has smart beer glasses

Budweiser is trying to make it easier to make friends--Facebook friends--when you're drinking beer.

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NASA launches new nanosatellites: Android smartphones

NASA has launched three Google-HTC Nexus One smartphones into space in what scientists hope will be the lowest-cost satellites ever tested.

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Smart glass market could hit 9.4M shipments by 2016

With Google's futuristic wearable computers on the way, one research firm calculates that the worldwide market for smart glasses could reach nearly 10 million units by 2016.

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Social nets dominate US users' time online, study reports

Americans spend more time on social networks than other Internet users, according to a study by Experian Marketing Services.

Google upgrades its mobile search

Google moves to keep up with its mobile users, updating search on devices this week.

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Facebook's Zuckerberg launches advocacy group on education, immigration

The group will focus on immigration reform that includes both border security and a path to citizenship, along with higher school standards and support for teachers.

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Microsoft disses Facebook Home as so 'two years ago'

Microsoft took a big swing at Facebook Friday, calling the social network's new Home launcher an old idea.

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Pick me! Google chooses thousands as Glass 'Explorers'

Google said Wednesday that it will reach out to "several thousand" people through Twitter and its Google+ social network to take part in its Explorer project for trying out its computerized eyewear.

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Could Google Glass someday start breakfast or do chores?

Google has filed a patent application for technology that will enable Google Glass to control everyday devices such as coffee makers, home alarm systems, and garage doors.