SAN FRANCISCO, CA - Two firms are teaming up with Google to find entrepreneurs who want to create applications and accessories for Google Glass. Google Glass is a wearable computer with a head-mounted display.
The partnership will join Google with the firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. The other firm involved is Andreessen Horowitz. Having three firms involved is expected to lead to better funding.
The groups are trying to raise $2 million to support ideas for software and other equipment for the glasses.
The device can live-stream images, record video, access email and the Internet. Google Glass isn't expected to be released on the mass market until 2014.
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