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Hands-Free Tech

The transformation of eyewear into high-tech devices

Implications - Ordinary reading glasses may be a thing of the past, now that designers and innovators are coming up with hi-tech eyewear that can serve a myriad of purposes, including taking pictures, connecting to Facebook and completely overhauling the multimedia entertainment experience. Leading the wave is Google, whose 'Project Glass' is setting the stage for the future of technologically savvy eyewear. With more consumers embracing mobile applications and requiring convenience in day-to-day living, this direction in hands-free gadgetry is certainly a logical next step in tech innovation.
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Hi-Tech Projecting Eyewear
Hi-Tech Projecting Eyewear
Lumus Glasses Lets You View Video, TV and Internet Content
With the Lumus glasses, you'll be be able to watch videos and connect to the Internet wherever you are. These hi-tech glasses, created by the Israeli company Lumus, will display a virtual screen that lets… MORE
play_circle_filled Mood-Enhancing Anti-Shades
Mood-Enhancing Anti-Shades
SEQINETIC Glasses Shine Sun-Like Light into Your Eyes
There is an enormous market out there for eyewear that dims the glare of natural light. Is it surprising then to see these SEQINETIC glasses which strive to achieve almost the opposite? The effect is… MORE
play_circle_filled Internet-Savvy Eyewear (UPDATE)
Internet-Savvy Eyewear (UPDATE)
Project Glass is Googles' Recent Release
Google has finally emerged from their sinister technology cave headquarters with news of their heads-up display Androids glasses, now known as Project Glass. Though there is no word yet on when the... MORE
Search Engine Shades
Search Engine Shades
Google Glasses Put the Web in Front of Your Eyeballs
Rumor has it that Google is in the process of developing a new product: Google glasses. The product is a pair of electronic glasses that can stream information directly to the eyes of its users. It may… MORE
play_circle_filled Tech-Savvy Data Eyewear
Tech-Savvy Data Eyewear
Zeal Z3 Goggles Records All Your Information On the Slopes
It's the season for winter sports and for competitive skiers who want to keep track of their progress, there's the Zeal Z3 Goggles. The Zeal Z3 Goggles brings a tech-savvy piece of eyewear for those who… MORE
Sporty Multimedia Shades
Sporty Multimedia Shades
Experience Movies on an Epic Level with the Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D Glasses
Three-dimensional shades aren’t exactly the most stylish, so I think it’s only fair that movie viewers enjoy eye-popping films by wearing the slick Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D Glasses. The Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D Glasses… MORE
Subtitle-Showing Spectacles
Subtitle-Showing Spectacles
The Regal and Sony Access Glasses Will Make Movies Better for Disabled
The sight and hearing-impaired individuals in various communities often cannot experience commonplaces like movie theaters as well as the rest, but the Regal and Sony ‘Access Glasses’... MORE
Hydrating Glasses
Hydrating Glasses
The J!NS Moisture Eyewear is Perfect for Computer Addicts
Aside from fast food and lack of exercise, sitting in front of a computer monitor day in and day out will lessen your health; this is where the J!NS Moisture eyeglasses come in. Although this eyewear only… MORE

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