MORNINGPREP-MORNINGPREP-MORNINGPREP-MORNINGPREP ! CYBER CORNER ! IN THE NEWS: GOOGLE GLASS TO GET LENSES NEW YORK (AP) _ They're finally putting the ``glass'' into Google Glass. The computerized goggles now have the option of being outfitted with prescription lenses or detachable sunglasses. The models before today didn't come with lenses in the frame, despite the name. Google is adding optical options to the device, as it prepares to make the produce available to the general population later this year. For now, Google Glass is available only to the tens of thousands of people who are testing and creating apps for it. It's basically a small computer with a camera and display screen placed above the wearer's right eye. You can use it to surf the Web, get directions and take photos and videos _ as well as read email, share stuff on social media sites, among other tasks. IN THE NEWS: GUILTY PLEA IN CASE OF MAN ACCUSED OF DRAINING BANK ACCOUNTS ATLANTA (AP) _ It's a banking Trojan called SpyEye _ used to drain bank accounts. And federal authorities have gotten a guilty from a Russian man who the Feds believe created that rogue computer program. Aleksandr Andreevich Panin , who's also known as ``Gribodemon,'' has pleaded guilty to a single charge of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and wire fraud. Another man indicted in the case has pleaded not guilty in May. That man was arrested a year ago and extradited from Thailand . Authorities have said the malware was used against 253 financial institutions and is responsible for untold amounts of financial theft. ON THE WEB: BILLY JOEL AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN CYBERSPACE (AP) _ Usually you hear about a sports team starting a long homestand. But a musician? That's what is happening with Billy Joel . On Monday, he began a series of shows as the artist-in-residence at Madison Square Garden in New York . He will play once a month until people stop buying tickets. So far, Joel's shows are sold out until September _ and now more will be added. Online: Billy Joel site: http://www.billyjoel.com IN STORES: APPLE'S NEXT iPHONE MOVE SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ When Apple released the iPhone seven years ago, it changed the game for what people expected from what used to be a tool to make calls, get email and take the occasional grainy photo. But can Apple now step up its game to match what other companies have done to challenge it? It's a question being asked as more companies have been releasing smartphones with lower prices and larger screens than the iPhone. There have been reports that Apple's next iPhone will have a larger screen than the one on the current model, the Apple 5s. But in a conference call with analysts this week, Apple CEO Tim Cook said Apple's goal was to ``make the best, not the most.'' by Oscar Wells Gabriel II Oscar Gabriel can be reached at ogabriel(at) ap.org . ( The Associated Press )
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