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    New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Quote Originally Posted by timappelgate View Post
    Crazy.

    Also we are all going to die in horrible car accidents from people doing this and driving.



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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Whenever I see these kind of concept video's, I wonder how you are suppose to focus on the "screen" (glasses) without losing focus on the world around you.



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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    That. Is. Awesome.



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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Has serious potential.


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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Very cool, but that video is a complete knock off of one Corning made awhile back. (pretty sure it was Corning)



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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpcZVOOtu_0&feature=youtube_gdata_player

    Here's the video I was talking about.



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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Pretty cool. Nothing necessarily "new" but if this is an actual UI, they've done it way better. I remember about ~1999 "trying on" a wearable computer. It was interesting, but way in its infancy. Too small, also running Windows 98, and hard to control (with this joystick thing and your voice). Pretty sure my head slightly hurt after using it too. Definitely wasn't hooked up to wireless internet, GPS, etc. It was just a computer running Windows 98 basically. Boring, but back then it was cool I guess.

    IBM Research | Projects | Wearable Computer

    The thing on the left you wore and one of your eyes had a display near it.


    I'm glad someone is doing something with it. Augmented Reality is also a cool technology. I really hope they pull this **** off. WOuld be AWESOME.


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    Re: New Google Glasses- Hud/Texting etc. Crazy

    Quote Originally Posted by ISU_phoria View Post
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpcZVOOtu_0&feature=youtube_gdata_player

    Here's the video I was talking about.
    Now THAT is the future I dreamt of in the 90s haha



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