Google bans adult content on Glassware following first porn app release

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Google added a section to its developer policies banning all forms of nudity and graphic sex images on the futuristic eyewear, ending the dream app store MiKandi, makers of the headmounted pornography.

This comes only days after Google banned facial recognition apps for its eyewear.

‘Tits & Glass,’ as it was ingeniously dubbed, managed to be downloaded from the developer’s website by 17 Google Glass owners on its debut day, while the site was visited by some 10,000 people.

According to MiKandi, the clause was added to Google’s policies over the weekend. When asked by ABC News if Google had added this clause over the weekend, Google said it was updated last week. The Platform Developer Policies states that it was updated on Saturday, June 1, 2013.

“When we first picked up our device, we were very careful to comb through all of Google’s terms, policies and developers’ agreement to make sure we were playing within their rules. That was important to us to play in Google’s boundaries,” Jennifer McEwen, co-founder of MiKandi, told ABC News. “Even last week as we were gearing up to make the announcement, we took a look the agreement and there was no mention again of a ban on adult content.”

The pornographic app would have enabled Google Glass wearers to watch pictures and videos filmed using the Glass, helpful for one-on-one interactions between adults possessing Glass, the CNN reports.

However, after Google’s official ban on porn content on Glass, the adult app store MiKandi will need to alter its business plan.

‘We are going to have to be really creative,’ Co-founder and CEO of MiKandi Jesse Adams said. ‘There are tasteful and artful things we can do. We still really want to play around the idea of having Glass users share the content, but we need to figure out ways for users to share photos, whether they are just sexy or clothed.’

Google is working hard to avoid a sullied reputation for the wearable computer before it is officially released, the report added.

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