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North Harris Library Makerspace: Retired Tech

Information about the tools and events in the LSC-North Harris Library Makerspace

Retired Equipment

The following is equipment that was once cutting edge but no longer supported or has been discontinued by their manufacturer. Students are still free to explore this equipment, but the library will provide limited support for it.

Google Glass

Using voice commands, users could retrieve information from Google which was shown in a Head-Up Display. The device also featured a video recorder. While Google's parent company, Alphabet, is now planning an enterprise edition of Google Glass, the original, consumer beta-version has been discontinued.

You need to make an appointment to use this device.

OWI Robotic Arm Edge

It's a robotic arm that is controlled by a wired remote.

Oculus Development Kit 2Image of Oculus DK2

Originally released in July 2014, the Oculus DK2 was part of a series of prototype devices that lead to the eventual release of the consumer version of the Oculus Rift. The DK2 is no longer supported by Oculus.

Image of Wacom Cintiq Tablet