eWeek has a piece on Google’s halting of the Google Glass Explorer program. They report that it is not the end of the program, but it is being pulled from the Google[x] development and research division. It will become its own division within Google.
The Google translate app has been updated. It now translates verbal conversations in 38 languages. It can also translate text on images using a smartphone camera between English and French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish. The app is available for iOS and Android devices.
Interested in tweaking your YouTube embedded videos? Here is the Google Developer page that lists the parameters: https://developers.google.com/youtube/player_parameters
Here are two articles about replacements for iGoogle, which dies tomorrow.
ComputerWorld: There’s No Place Like Home Page: 8 iGoogle Alternatives