Since it was introduced as a prototype project a year ago, Google Glass has received lots of attention as one way we might use the Internet in the near future. But what is it?
Google Glass is a set of lightweight, Internet-connected glasses meant to bring functions we associate with smartphones and other portable electronics to something wearable. Physically, they’re lens-free glasses that include a camera, GPS and a small, unobtrusive screen that can display information like, say, a map or information about objects in your view. It recognizes voice commands and can take photos, record video or do a Google search.
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