Olympus unveils Project Glass-style wearable display prototype

By Jos
Jul 5, 2012
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  1. Wearable computing is shaping up to be the next big trend (or fad?) in technology, with Google presenting its Project Glass headset in spectacular fashion at this year's Google I/O conference and news of Apple recently being granted a head……

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  2. Neojt

    Neojt TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 135   +9

    of course they did tere already getting ready to sue someone for something thats not really their idea
  3. Apple has too much money to waste, now they patented the head display, they probably don't have the technology or prototype, they just patented an idea and are waiting for a company to get a product on the market then sue them for billions and when the company cannot pay they will buy the company and claim they invented the technology.
  4. Ranger12

    Ranger12 TechSpot Guru Posts: 630   +116

    You couldn't pay me to where those glasses in the picture. I have a hard enough time making myself look presentable. I don't need those on my face.
  5. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,869   +345

    Who was in charge of making the design for these?
    No one in america (and im assuming europe) would get caught dead wearing these.
  6. Jos

    Jos TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 2,045   +62 Staff Member

    @Ranger12 @ikesmasher I'm with you guys on that one. They look ridiculous. Although to be fair, those are still prototypes.
  7. MilwaukeeMike

    MilwaukeeMike TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,022   +684

    C'mon guys, they'll look sweet with a bluetooth headset and your Samsung Note in a holster on your belt. If anyone asks you about it, you can do the Robot while you answer.
    Jos likes this.
  8. 3DCGMODELER

    3DCGMODELER TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 307   +18

    1500 bucks ya right....
  9. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,869   +345

    rofl
  10. spydercanopus

    spydercanopus TechSpot Guru Posts: 802   +87

    They may need add collision detection, so when you hear "heads up!" you can duck the food being thrown at your face.
  11. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,869   +345

    spydercanopus, the way those things look, they probably have radar built in...haha
     
  12. dennis777

    dennis777 TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 274   +29

    dragon ball tech... cant wait for the capsule corp to show up.
  13. Camikazi

    Camikazi TechSpot Enthusiast Posts: 329   +56

    The price is for the developer version, you know the limited production ones made so that program makers can have access to them they are not for the general public.


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