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Turn your regular glasses into smart glasses with PogoCam

Wearables have been on quite a roll, what with smart clothing and smart watches and even smart shoes. But try as they might, smart glasses didn’t quite meet with the same success. After all, when’s the last time you saw someone wearing a pair of Google Glass, or even Snapchat Spectacles? The problem, of course, is that no one wants to put a ridiculous (looking) piece of technology on their face. But luckily, there’s a way to turn the glasses you already own into a pair of the smart variety....

Top 50 Cool Gifts For Men: The Ultimate Christmas List 2017

Every year, Heavy.com blasts your social feeds with all of the Christmas shopping lists you could ever need, ranging from the best new toys of the year to the best gifts for women to the best purple Christmas decorations.Now, it’s the men’s turn. Admittedly, finding the perfect gift for a man can be tough, as you’re not going to buy the same gifts for your husband as you would for your father, and the gift you’d buy for your boyfriend of a few months probably wouldn’t be the same gift that...

Why Snapchat Spectacles failed

How come only 0.08% of Snapchat’s users bought its camera sunglasses? Hundreds of thousands of pairs of Spectacles sit rotting in warehouses after the company bungled the launch. Initial hype and lines for its roving, limited time only Snapbot vending machines led Snap to overestimate demand but underdeliver on quality and content.Massive piles of assembled and unassembled video-recording sunglasses sit unsold, contributing to Snap’s enormous costs and losses, says The...