Wednesday, August 5, 2009
Eye wear for the future perhaps??
Experiencing augmented reality doesn't have to be as easy as holding up a cell phone. Through the years, researchers have dreamed up and constructed hardware that is either totally cool or utterly ridiculous (sometimes both, depending on whom you ask).
The above funglasses from Lumus Optical suggest you can view email, SMS and video games "inconspicuously during meetings."
Because no one would ever question why you're wearing huge black sunglasses indoors.
Needless to say, I'll give it up that there are practical applications for this hardware (exploring a city, viewing Google Maps, etc.). Plus, it's pretty clever....
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