Source: Mashable, Apr 2012
Buddy Holly, John Lennon, Woody Allen, Bono, Tina Fey: the list of celebrities who made a specific style of glasses famous is surprisingly small.
And now Google dares to go where other tech companies fear to tread — into the eyewear market. But can its design become that iconic? Can it succeed in redefining what it means to wear glasses?
Google’s Project Glass, the augmented reality glasses project launched on Google+ Wednesday, is in its very early stages. According to the minimal information on its Google+ page, the images above are “design photos” rather than working prototypes. We don’t know exactly how that tiny heads-up display would function in real life.