Home / News / Technology news / Google Glass hits the farm

Google Glass hits the farm

Jeff Caldwell 07/03/2013 @ 3:30pm Multimedia Editor for Agriculture.com and Successful Farming magazine.

A new category of digital technology is in the works that could change how you do a lot of work on your farm. Wearables, or devices you wear on your body somehow (some companies are working on watches or clothing attachments, too), will soon be ready for the business and consumer public. Google Glass is the first device making its way through the beta-testing phase. See some of the early impressions of the device, both from early product testers as well as some of the first farmers to get their hands on one.


Check out a first-hand account of the unveiling of a hot new tech tool that could have major uses on the farm.

 

The first farmers in the U.S. to get their hands on Google Glass talk about the future of the device and others like it.


See some other farmers' initial reactions to Google Glass


MORE VIDEOS >> 


Take a first look at Google Glass


MORE VIDEOS >> 


CancelPost Comment
MORE FROM JEFF CALDWELL more +

Got the Next Big Ag Tech Idea? Take It to… By: 10/22/2014 @ 2:36pm Do you have the next big ag technology idea? Are you looking for a way to get it started toward the…

'No Major Setbacks' for Harvest… By: 10/22/2014 @ 7:49am After a few showers move through the eastern Plains and northwestern Corn Belt late this week and…

Midharvest Grain Storage Update By: 10/21/2014 @ 1:36pm What sort of shape is your corn crop in as you put it in the bin this fall? How about your…

MEDIA CENTERmore +
This container should display a .swf file. If not, you may need to upgrade your Flash player.
Are We In a Climate Change?