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Google Glass Didn't Disappear. You Can Find It On The Factory Floor

When it was introduced a few years ago, Google Glass was labeled as the next big thing. But it flopped. Now, it's finding new uses with workers in manufacturing and other industries.

Mohammed Mohiedin Anis, or Abu Omar, 70, smokes his pipe as he sits in his destroyed bedroom listening to music on his vinyl player, gramophone, in Aleppo's formerly rebel-held al-Shaar neighbourhood. Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Living Among the Ruins In Aleppo, A Man Keeps Playing His Songs

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Brandon Hoover, the one human resident of Buford, gets ready to feed Sugar, the unofficial town mascot. Kirk Siegler/NPR hide caption

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Buford: Come for the Coffee, Stay ... To Keep The Tiny Town Open

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The Legacy Of The Mississippi Delta Chinese

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Legendary harmonica player James Cotton, who died aged 81 after a 72-year-long career. Christopher Durst/Courtesy Alligator Records hide caption

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James Cotton, Giant Of The Blues Harmonica, Dies At 81

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Google Glass Didn't Disappear. You Can Find It On The Factory Floor

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Chris Morris, an experienced back country skier, cuts back in a glade on Lyon Mountain in upstate New York. Brian Mann/NCPR hide caption

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A Winter's Storm In March Means A Morning Skiing The Glades

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The Sh-Booms entered this year's Tiny Desk Contest with a song called "Audible." YouTube hide caption

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After Leaving Justin Timberlake's Label, A Garage-Soul Singer Forges Her Own Path

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