Google Glass to get iPhone SMS messaging and Calendar Glassware update this week
Just a week after Google made Glass available for purchase to the entire public for one day, it unveiled a new software update for the wearable computer.
The latest software update adds SMS messaging for the iPhone, and includes a Calendar Glassware app.
iOS users can now finally receive texts from their friends on Glass, To take advantage, head to your iPhone’s Bluetooth settings and turn on “Show Notifications” for your paired Glass.
When you receive a new text message, it will appear as a notification on Glass. Keep in mind that you won’t be able to reply from Glass due to some limitations with iOS.
As for the Calendar Glassware, it is a new feature which can be found in the Glassware tab in MyGlass. After turning it on, you will see your agenda to the left of the home screen. Tapping on one of it will allow you to edit the details of an event or delete it.
Company explained on updates -
“Didn’t expect to see us back so soon, did you? Now that we’ve finished upgrading your Glass software to Android KitKat, we plan to bring you faster updates.”