Remember those glasses that the time traveling characters wore in the science fiction film The Terminator?
And for those of you who perhaps missed that movie, the eye glasses worn by time traveling characters in that futuristic film displayed information regarding anything those characters were looking at and this included information about people, animals, machines and geographic locations.
And insert drum roll here…. Display glasses, also know as Augmented Reality Glasses, are going on the market! Google will begin offering display glasses that according to the New York Times Bit blog: “will have a low-resolution built-in camera that will be able to monitor the world in real time and overlay information about locations, surrounding buildings and friends who might be nearby.” These high tech glasses should be available for purchase by the end of the year and cost somewhere in the ball park range of $250 – $600:
And here’s the link to the full Bits article that discusses this cool new glasses: