September 4, 2019
This course clarifies the diverse technologies used in "smart glass" or "switchable glass," and the applications where each makes the most sense, then narrows the focus onto the properties of polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) technology. The course covers the privacy, energy efficiency, occupant comfort, and other features of smart glass, and guides the designer and architect on appropriate specification.
December 10, 2015
Glass Apps® switchable Glass and switchable smart film are featured in The Wall Street Journal article “Smart Ways to Use Smart Glass at Home” Auther Leigh Kamping-Carder discussed about Switchable Smart Glass as “The high-tech material offers a new way to handle privacy, control room temperature and hide television screens” Read more about what WSJ have to say about Glass Apps® Switchable Smart Glass at http://www.wsj.com/articles/smart-ways-to-use-smart-glass-at-home-1449765586
July 10, 2014
Glass Apps® Switchable Glass technology was recently featured in Robb Report Home & Style’s Bungalow One by Michael Berman. A collaboration between the Fairmont Miramar Hotel and Bungalows of Santa Monica, Calif., and Robb Report Home & Style magazine, the new Bungalow One connects four bungalows to create a 2,500-square-foot, three-bedroom retreat that melds modern-day amenities with classic and casual beach elegance. Click here to take a virtual tour of the Bungalow One project and see Glass Apps® in action.
June 22, 2014
See our advertisement in the June issue of USGlass, the magazine of record for architectural glass industry leaders.
March 14, 2014
Ostrander brings more than 25 years of Smart Glass R&D innovation and industry experience to Glass Apps® leadership team Culver City, CA March 14, 2014 Glass Apps®, the leader in Switchable Glass and Film, which changes from clear and opaque states on demand, today announced the appointment of William Ostrander to the role of chief technology officer. Ostrander most recently served as vice president and general manager at Citala US. Ostrander brings extensive experience with manufacturing Polymer Dispersed Liquid Crystal (PDLC) switchable films, including working for the originator of the technology, Taliq Corp. Ostrander will report to Thomas Lee, Glass […]
February 24, 2014
Culver City, CA February 25, 2014 Glass Apps® has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. They were chosen by the more than 16 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community as one of the best in Customer Satisfaction. The Best Of Houzz award is given in two categories: Customer Satisfaction and Design. Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional received in 2013. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 16 million monthly […]
January 9, 2014
Culver City, CA, Jan. 09, 2014 – Glass Apps®, LLC, a leading provider of Switchable Glass and Film, which changes from clear and opaque states on demand, today announced that it has acquired the production assets of Citala, the original inventor of switchable film. A key component of the acquisition includes, Citala’s switchable polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) film manufacturing line, one of two in North and South America. Taliq founded in 1986, later know as Citala, invented, patented and commercialized, PDLC window film technology and products. “Citala’s products were developed using different coating methods and have unique attributes to […]
January 6, 2014
Smart Glass Windows In order to control privacy on demand for a bathroom window, this residential client purchased Glass Apps Smart Glass Windows. Our Smart Glass technology switches from clear to opaque states on command with the flick of a switch, ideal for spaces where privacy and light control are necessary. If you would like to receive more information about our smart glass products or to request a quote, please contact us.
November 12, 2013
Culver City, CA (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 Glass Apps®, LLC, a leading provider of Switchable Glass and Smart Film, which changes from clear and opaque states on demand, announced the launch of its new Switchable Automotive Window Film and Glass at the 2013 SEMA Show at the Las Vegas convention center. Glass Apps® Switchable Automotive Window Film is half the thickness of competing products, which is more suitable for curved automotive glass. Glass Apps® Switchable Automotive Window Film and Glass provides the regular benefits of traditional window film with the added benefit of being able to dim and change the […]
September 25, 2013
Glass Apps Debuts World-leading Switchable Glass & Window Film For the Automotive Industry CULVER CITY, California — Glass Apps®, a leading provider of switchable glass and film, will debut the company’s newly developed automotive solution at the 2013 SEMA show. “After carefully evaluating the switchable glass options in the automotive industry, we worked with our R&D team to develop solutions that address all the limitations we’ve seen,” stated Thomas Lee, CEO of Glass Apps®. “Our technology has the highest clarity, is switchable and dimmable, is substantially thinner, and in addition to the standard milky white that is commonly offered, ours […]