SunFyre is written by a guy in a wheelchair, thus "...words from a seated position." However, this journal isn't about being disabled. I'm a husband, father of twins, entrepreneur, author and occasional political pundit.
People drive science, technology, and business. Society improves because of visionaries, not inventions. Our world grows because of explorers, not discoveries. It's in this spirit, that Full Warp began accepting nominations for Person of the Week.
Well, Google Glass went on sale today for a limited time to the general public.
Unfortunately, I can't exactly spare $1500 right now.… Commence shameless begging!
I try not to play the "help the disabled guy" card. It goes against my nature. But in this case, I figured I'd make an exception (at least this is how I'm rationalizing it in my own head).
Google Glass has amazing potential for people like me. I can't use my arms or legs any longer. I use my voice recognition software to type, design websites, write articles and marketing plans for clients.
In the era of smart phones, they aren't very friendly to people like me. Most of them can't be navigated with a mouse, and even Apple's Siri doesn't do a great job with voice activation. First, you have to press a button just to get her attention.
but with this device, which connects through my android phone, I'd be able to read email and navigate my basic telephone functions with wearable g…