12 Updates
Developer Creates Tesla Model S App for Google Glass

Developer Creates Tesla Model S App for Google Glass

Jul 9 2013, 1:00pm CDT | by

App interfaces with the Model S

If you follow technology at all you're probably familiar with the Google Glass wearable computing device. Was only a matter of time before developer started creating some interesting apps designed...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos Tweets


1 year ago

Developer Creates Tesla Model S App for Google Glass

Jul 9 2013, 1:00pm CDT | by

App interfaces with the Model S

If you follow technology at all you're probably familiar with the Google Glass wearable computing device. Was only a matter of time before developer started creating some interesting apps designed to run on the Google Glass glasses that interfaces on the in vehicle technology available on the market today.

One of the most technologically advanced vehicles on the market is the Tesla Model S. A developer has created the inevitable Google Glass app that interfaces with the Model S electric car. The app allows the model S owners to control various features of the car. The app is called GlassTesla and allows owners to start and stop charging, look at and get directions to the car on the map, text to the car is unlocked, and enable the auto climate feature.

This is a very cool app and certainly sounds like something owners of the Model S might want to add to their collection. The developer who created the app is Sahas Katta and the app is posted to the Model S forum this week.




10 hours ago

10 Green Cars that Don’t Suck: Eco-Excellence at All Price Points

Aug 27 2014 5:19pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

Mix pious intentions with dreary mechanical bits and then stir in some driving misery, and the result is a “green car.” Green not in the color of its paint, but in the environmental virtue of its engineering and marketing. Green as in economical with fuel but stingy on fun, great with emissions but lousy to pilot. Green cars are hybrids, diesels, and electric cars stripped to the point of making a rotted ox cart seem luxurious. Exce ...
Source: Car and Driver   Full article at: Car and Driver


13 hours ago

​How To Sneak A Tesla Into Russia

Aug 27 2014 2:35pm CDT | Source: Jalopnik

Dmitry Grishin really wanted a Model S. And being the man behind Mail.ru, one of Russia's largest online portals, he had the means. But how do you get a car into a country with no Tesla dealerships, no maintenance facilities, and minimal charging infrastructure? Money ...
Source: Jalopnik   Full article at: Jalopnik


14 hours ago

BMW joins Cadillac wooing Silicon Valley to combat Tesla

Aug 27 2014 1:39pm CDT | Source: Automotive News

BMW scored a coup this month when former Apple executive Tony Fadell became one of the first owners of the new $136,000 i8 plug-in sports car in the U ...
Source: Automotive News   Full article at: Automotive News


21 hours ago

Elon Musk says 'right on' to letter asking for new Model S features

Aug 27 2014 7:03am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Flex-Fuel, Tesla Motors If you want to get Tesla CEO Elon Musk's attention, taking out a full-page ad in his local newspaper will apparently do the trick. That's what two self-proclaimed "very highly satisfied" Model S owners did, asking for a few small changes in the popular EV. In response, Musk Tweeted a picture of the ad and wrote, "Ad taken out in Palo Alto Daily [News] by two ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog


1 day ago

A World Beyond Cars, Tesla Model X Expectations, Fisker Karma Spare Parts: Today's Car News

Aug 26 2014 10:00am CDT | Source: Green Car Reports

Today's news is very forward-looking. California looks forward to a world beyond cars while, in the nearer term, analysts predict success for the 2015 Tesla Model X, and owners look forward to spare parts that will help keep their Fisker Karma range-extended electric cars on the road. All this and more on Green Car ...
Source: Green Car Reports   Full article at: Green Car Reports


1 day ago

2015 Volvo XC90 is the Swedish future

Aug 26 2014 9:01am CDT | Source: Autoblog

Filed under: Hybrid, SUV, Volvo, Luxury It's been months since the Concept XC Coupe debuted at the Detroit Auto Show, Volvo's last show car previewing its all-new 2015 XC90. But the production model is finally here after years of development, and it signals the future of the Swedish automaker with its Scalable Product Architecture modular platform and cutting-edge new engine family. The 2015 XC90 carri ...
Source: Autoblog   Full article at: Autoblog


1 day ago

2015 Tesla Model X Electric SUV To 'Devour' Premium Segment: Report

Aug 26 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: Hybrid SUV Reports

The 2015 Tesla Model X electric crossover is already attracting enthusiasm from, among others, the analysts at Morgan Stanley. Apparently, the Model X won't just match the premium-crossover competition, it will "devour" it. The Model X won't launch until mid-2015--and no on ...
Source: Hybrid SUV Reports   Full article at: Hybrid SUV Reports


2 days ago

Hybrid Highway: Hailing the Future

Aug 25 2014 11:59am CDT | Source: Driving Canada

As president of Yellow Cab for the past six years, Kulwant Sahota has overseen sweeping changes to the Vancouver-based taxi company. And most, if not all, have involved emerging technologies. First and foremost is the adoption of hybrid vehicles, in this case Toyota Prius models. As reported in the July 25 instalment of the Hybrid Highway, Yellow Cab’s Andrew Grant was the first taxi driver in the world to drive a hybrid vehicl ...
Source: Driving Canada   Full article at: Driving Canada


2 days ago

Elon Musk's Appeal, 2015 VW e-Golf Price, Ford & Hyundai Hybrids: Today's Car News

Aug 25 2014 10:30am CDT | Source: Honda Insight Reviews

Today's news includes a little bit of everything. On the practical side, we've got pricing details for the 2015 Volkswagen e-Golf electric car; on the more subjective side, we assess the impact of Elon Musk's personal touch on Tesla's success. Also, see how Ford and Hyundai apparently plan to challenge the To ...
Source: Honda Insight Reviews   Full article at: Honda Insight Reviews


Don't miss ...


<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/3" rel="author">Shane McGlaun</a>
Shane is a self described car aficionado. He loves muscle cars, but also knows how green cars work. He has years of experience in testing cars and writes about cars with deeply felt emotions.


blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
IPad Air Giveaway 2014 is Online
Our sister site I4U News is giving away a brand new iPad Air or if you can wait an iPad Air 2. This is an $499 value.
Your Parent Or Kid Moved In: Are You Covered?
A record 57 million Americans now live in multigenerational family households — double the number in 1980, according to a new Pew Research Center study. And I bet many of them have the wrong homeowner’s or renters...
Pandora Looks to Challenge Terrestrial Radio's Dominance in Cars
Pandora Media is one of the largest Internet radio providers in the U.S. with more than 75 million active users. While the company’s active user count has increased at a robust pace historically, it is likely to slow...
Are General Manager Salaries About To Skyrocket? Will There Be A Front Office Salary Cap?
Are General Manager Salaries About To Skyrocket? Will There Be A Front Office Salary Cap?
It’s January 2026. New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner gets out of his driverless car and triumphantly marches before the gathered press to introduce his prized new free agent. It’s a record-breaking contract—over...

Latest from the Network

Indian-origin researcher's model to empower women in IT
New York, Aug 28 (IANS) Under-representation of skills had forced women working in the IT sector to flee the profession but a 12-year-old model by an Indian-origin researcher can help stem the gender bias, a...
Read more on Apple Balla
Richardson pleased with ICC World Cup 2015 preparations
Dubai, Aug 28 (IANS) International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson Thursday expressed his satisfaction with preparations for World Cup 2015 after receiving detailed updates in Wellington and...
Read more on Sport Balla
Ed Sheeran thinks Miley Cyrus is 'fantastic'
Ed Sheeran insists he thinks Miley Cyrus is ''fantastic'' even though she called him an ''a**hole.'' The 'Sing' hitmaker says he has no issues with the 21-year-old star and thinks she's ''got a great voice'' despite the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Jennifer Aniston: Courteney Cox should enjoy engagement
Jennifer Aniston thinks Courteney Cox should enjoy being engaged. The 45-year-old actress, whose fiancé Justin Theroux proposed on his birthday two years ago, is thrilled her former 'Friends' co-star is planning to...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Lily Allen's twerking child
Lily Allen's youngest child can already twerk. The 'Smile' hitmaker, who has two kids, Ethel, two, and 19-month-old Marnie with husband Sam Cooper, revealed her second daughter has already mastered the technique of the...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Katherine Heigl drops $6million lawsuit
Katherine Heigl has dropped her $6million lawsuit against Duane Reade. The 'Knocked Up' star was suing the drug store company after it posted paparazzi shots of her carrying the shop's bags on it's Twitter and Facebook...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Miley Cyrus invites Jesse Held to live with her
Miley Cyrus is living with her homeless friend Jesse Held. The 'Wrecking Ball' singer shocked onlookers at the MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (24.08.14) by turning up with a homeless friend, and Miley...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Beyonce's father: Divorce rumours were to 'ignite' ticket sales
Beyonce Knowles' father has claimed his daughter and Jay Z orchestrated divorce rumors to ''ignite'' ticket sales. The couple have been hit by speculation their marriage is on the rocks in recent weeks but Matthew...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
Idris Elba dated 19-year-old woman at 14
Idris Elba had a 19-year-old girlfriend when he was 14. The 41-year-old actor - who has been dating partner Naiyana Garth since last year - has claimed he seduced the ''beautiful'' woman when he was a youngster by...
Read more on Celebrity Balla