Google takes Glass on its first US tour – Durham, North Carolina is their first stop


Google Glass US tour

There’s no question that Google Glass has reached celebrity, pop culture status. Making appearances on everything from talk shows, to magazines, up until now, the only way to try out Glass for yourself was to be selected, and cough up $1,500.

was no way for the general public to see for themselves what it was like to look at the world through Glass.

Well, Google is about to change that. They’ve announced on their Google+ page today that they’re ready to take Glass on its official US tour, where the general public can see for themselves what it’s like to look at the world through Glass. Things kick off first in Durham, North Carolina on October 5th.

The Glass team will be posted at Bay 7, American Tobacco Campus between 10am to 6pm, where they’ll have snacks and drinks. Just make sure you RSVP first before showing up. More US cities are soon to follow, with scheduling to be announced at a later date. Pretty exciting stuff, right?

You can RSVP for the Google Glass event here.

Chris Chavez
I've been obsessed with consumer technology for about as long as I can remember, be it video games, photography, or mobile devices. If you can plug it in, I have to own it. Preparing for the day when Android finally becomes self-aware and I get to welcome our new robot overlords.

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  1. Great, now where can I go to see the upcoming dates?

    1. Or better yet, when is this f-ing thing coming out already?

      1. They’re building up hype. They want people foaming at the mouth for this thing. An tech accessory they arguably don’t really need. :P

  2. Keep us updated on future locations and date Chris. I am willing to drive to NC for it but I’m sure there’ll be a closer location in the future. Thanks!

  3. Wow, first time I’ve ever been living in the city #1 on the list for something. ;-)

    1. Haha me too

  4. Don’t show my wife that thumbnail. O_O ™

    1. I remember when that story first ran. Hot girls working for Google. What more could a man want?!

  5. Wait a second…. I live in Durham, well 20 minutes from it.

  6. I live 10-20 min away from there!! Best son and dad time ever!!!

  7. Its funny to see the people that live close to Raleigh :p

  8. SO it’s a Bluetooth Convention?

  9. this is so awesome….I will be there!!!

  10. Glad I visited to see this. RSVP’d!

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