Google rescinds some ‘If I Had Glass’ offers after it actually reads applicants’ ideas


It looks like Google is backtracking on some of the Glass Explorer invitations it’s sent out over the past few days. Back in February, the company gave people the opportunity to pay $ 1,500 for early access to the headset by explaining what they would do with it, either by posting to Google+ or tweeting with the hashtag #ifihadglass. Now, after starting to announce winners, the Glass team is taking a step back, saying that while it needs “honest feedback” from people who are “skeptical and critical” of Glass, a few of the applications it’s received don’t jibe with the program’s terms and conditions.

“With #ifihadglass we set out to find a truly diverse group of Explorers, and that’s certainly what we’ve gotten. We need…

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