Larry reigns as CEO, and his partner in crime Sergey Brinis working tirelessly to bring us perhaps the most innovative and life-changing technological product of our time — Google Glass.
So you might one day walk down the street with Glass glued to your face. Wearable computing of exactly this kind is already in the market.
This made certain processes inefficient and more time-consuming than necessary, because a worker constantly had to refer back and forth between instructions and their actual project.
The majority of the risk lies in not getting the product right and having to close the project down.
These secret agents refused to answer any of our questions for this confidential device. If, however, Starbucks knew you always had a latte if you came in at 8am, perhaps customers would be more accepting. This lets users keep both their hands engaged with their active project.
Validation - crowdsourced competition to find out what they might be used for, following high profile publicity campaign for possible hardware product. But Google has asked people in at the invention phase, in essence asking people to help them invent what this product should do, if it were widely, commercially available.