Layar founder starts new venture for Google Glass apps

Monday 25 November 2013 | 10:59 CET | News
Raimo van der Klein, the founder of the augmented reality apps maker Layar, is looking to expand on the Google Glass platform, according to Dutch magazine Emerce. He has set up the new company Glasseffect to develop applications for Google Glass, based on the SDK from Google. Google Glass is not yet commercially available, but the augmented reality glasses are expected to hit the market some time in 2014. Van der Klein said some of the applications could have a professional use, such as helping workers who need to to keep their hands free, like order pickers and paramedics.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Google / Layar
Countries: Netherlands
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