What’s Worse: These Gucci Snapchat Spectacles or the Video Promoting Them?

Despite multiple generations plagued by lacklustre sales, Snap continues to pump out more versions of its try-hard Spectacles. But now, thanks to the release of some limited edition Gucci-themed Spectacles 3, we’re faced with an interesting question. What’s worse, the new Spectacles themselves, or the short film Snap made to promote them? Read More >>

Snap is Working on Updated Spectacles, and No I Don’t Understand Why Either

Last month a report surfaced claiming Snapchat was working on a new and updated version of its Spectacles, the sunglasses that also functioned as a wearable Snapchat camera. Despite reports that nobody actually bought them, leading to massive piles of stock sitting around in warehouses untouched, the company clearly isn't deterred. Now filings with the US Federal Communications Commission indicate that there are new Spectacles coming very soon. Read More >>

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The Hellscape of Waiting 5 Hours in Line for Spectacles

I am such an asshole. That is the only conclusion I could come to after waiting five hours in line for two pairs of Snap Inc.’s new Spectacles—sunglasses with a camera attached that work with Snapchat—in New York City on Thursday. Read More >>

Google Glass Is Dead, Long Live Snapchat Spectacles

It seems like it was ages ago that Google Glass was the future that nobody wanted. The wearable tech had at least one bad design flaw—it seemed to get its early adopters punched in the face because people didn’t like the camera being pointed at them. Now, Snapchat thinks people are finally ready for glasses-mounted personal recording. Read More >>