How to: Sideload Google Glass apps using ADB on Windows

Every day it seems there are more and more awesome apps being released by developers, but many are not – and may never be – listed as official Glassware by Google . So how exactly does one sideload an app to Google Glass using Windows? Installing–or “sideloading” as it is more commonly referred to–an app may seem like a daunting task to those who have not done it before, but it’s a pretty simple process provided a little care is taken and you have some amount of familiarity with basic Windows commands. Today, I will be providing you with the steps needed in order to successfully sideload an app onto Google Glass using Windows. Continue reading “How to: Sideload Google Glass apps using ADB on Windows”

How to: Sideload Google Glass apps using ADB on a Mac

Google now has a decent number of apps listed in the Glassware section of MyGlass, but due to certain restrictions, many apps are currently not eligible to be listed in the Glassware collection. If you want to install these non-Glassware apps and other software, you’re required to put in a little more effort than just flipping a switch in the MyGlass app. This tutorial is going to teach you, step-by-step, how to set up ADB on your Mac and how to use it install and uninstall sideloaded apps on Google Glass. Continue reading “How to: Sideload Google Glass apps using ADB on a Mac”