Google developers update;
"...A couple weeks ago, we held two hackathons for a small group of lucky developers from among those who signed up for the Glass Explorer Program at Google I/O 2012. We called these events the Glass Foundry. In San Francisco and New York, the selected Glass Explorers were able to spend two days with Glass and the API we’ve developed. They formed teams and built over 80 new ways to use Glass. Everyone who demoed received a special edition glass bar identifying them as a “Pioneer” of this next generation of computing. Eight hard-working teams won the grand prize: Google will pick up the cost of their Glass Explorer Edition."