Google Glass is about to become a reality sooner than later, and not just in prototype form. These products would display information in smartphone-like format hands-free and could interact with the Internet via natural language voice commands. Continue reading for a video and more information.
Though head-worn displays for augmented reality are not a new idea, the project has drawn media attention primarily due to its backing by Google, as well as the prototype, which is smaller and slimmer than previous designs for head-mounted displays. The first Project Glass demo resembles a pair of normal eyeglasses where the lens is replaced by a head-up display. In the future, new designs may allow integration of the display into people’s normal eyewear.