This is a notebook about television, internet video, and what the next living room will be. It's an outline powered by Fargo. The editor of Glass is Zach Seward; the lead developer is Sam Williams.
The name is an argument: that media are best understood as competition for attention on screens connected to the internet. Phones, tablets, laptops, monitors, television sets—it's all just glass.
The 5th Ave. glass cube was Apple's first major investment in landmark architecture for its Apple Stores. Originally built in 2006 with 90 glass panes, Apple spent some US$6.7 million rebuilding it with just 15 panes in 2011. That's the version that was granted patent protection, and this is what it looks like in real life: