In a recent interview with British newspaper The Guardian , Sergey Brin, Google co-founder, showed his concern for the present and future of the Internet . According to the California corporate executive, “powerful forces lined up against the open web on every front and around the world” .
Brin said the pressure from governments is key to compromise Internet freedom, because they want to control access to communications of citizens and the flow of information moving anywhere. “I’m more worried now than I was in the past. It’s a scary situation “
he said. Google’s manager also took the opportunity to hit one of its main competitors: Facebook. The main criticism made to the social network resides in the few tools provided to users to export their personal data to other online platforms. But Brin went further and said that it would be impossible to create a companies as Google
if the Internet was dominated by Mark Zuckerberg and company: “You have to play with their rules are very restrictive and”
. There is no doubt that the executive’s statements will generate controversy because the search engine company has also been criticized for the handling of user information. Google cofounder not spared criticism against entertainment industry
and his attempt to stop piracy through projects such as SOUP or PIPA. The manager said that the public continue illegally downloading material to be offered an easier way to do it legally. What do you think the statements of Sergey Brin? You are invited to leave your opinion in the comments. Road | The Guardian.
A few days ago we announced the development by Google, a revolutionary new technology of augmented reality is basically in-Smartphones glasses. Google goggles with reality increased is a prototype, but it works. Google cofounder Sergey Brin already using this revolutionary device, and does so in public. Brin has attended a charity event with these innovative glasses, using augmented reality technology to allow interaction with different widget.
On Wednesday, Google surprised the entire industry rumors confirming one of the most widespread in recent months about the devices that the company works. Through Google +, the company showed the world Project Glass
, an initiative to create a pair of glasses equipped with augmented reality technology. The first images, and even the first video, check allowed the extraordinary qualities of these spectacular spectacles. The idea is that users can perform many different action and seek information through the glasses as they develop their normal lives. Thus, thanks to augmented reality
, the glasses can query data as time, time, and even watch or listen to messages. According to Google, the Project Glass is only a prototype
, which confirmed the development but nothing more. The company gave no data on the state of development of this technology, which has made millions of users anxious wait to enjoy with their possibilities. Although Google has not commented deadlines and project status, the co-founder, Sergey Brin, has allowed a gesture that suggests that these glasses are in a very advanced stage of development. Click here to watch the video