Google One-Ups Apple's Famed Keynotes With a Live Skydiving Demo of Google Glass

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Earlier today at the keynote for its developers conference, Google demonstrated its forthcoming Google Glass technology by having four guys wear the glasses and jump from a blimp, skydiving down to the Moscone Center where the conference was taking place down below, all while broadcasting live to the audience via a Google+ hangout.

Here's the video of the hangout, followed by footage from someone who caught sight of the spectacle from the ground:

And from the ground:

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Rebecca J. Rosen is a senior editor at The Atlantic, where she oversees the Business Channel. She was previously an associate editor at The Wilson Quarterly.

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