Google pounces on pawn shop to get its unreleased-edition of Google Glass back

Talha Syed quoted in Contra Costa Times, March 22, 2016

“The sooner it’s out there for others to look at, the more the genie’s out of the bottle in terms of people opening it up and tinkering with it,” said UC Berkeley law school professor Talha Syed, an intellectual property expert. “It makes no sense from a competitive point of view to have the article circulating so that other firms can learn from it and can take advantage of it before you’re making money from it.”