Challenge or Temptation: Eclipse can build Glass Apps


The cool kid of app development is Google Glass. Early brave developers are already putting out software, experimenting with the new experience. Eclipse is up to the challenge! Whether you are building web based Glassware using the Google Mirror API, native Glass apps, or M2M, eclipse can do it. Add a few simple extensions and it will rock.

This talk will give you an overview of the early tools, and demo developing cool applications for the Glass.

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Grand Peninsula G - Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 15:00 to 15:35


Glassmaker is hosted on GitHub:

It helps you to build Java based Glassware for the Google Glass using Mirror API

Glassmaker has two primary parts:

  • Eclipse tools to simplify the process of authoring and creating Java based glassware using the Mirror API.
  • And components for springframework to simplify the development of Java modules. These components include SSO using Google OAuth2 services, spring templates for the Mirror API, and Timeline Item templates (Card) using Freemarker.

The Glassmaker IDE tooling can be installed into an existing Eclipse IDE from

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