Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 5th Mar 2013 10:44 UTC, submitted by Laurence
Hardware, Embedded Systems Steve Mann on his 35-year history building and wearing computerised eyewear. "Was it blind luck (pardon the expression) that I was wearing this vision-enhancing system at the time of the accident? Not at all: I have been designing, building, and wearing some form of this gear for more than 35 years." Glass has the potential to have a huge impact on the world - and just like with the advent of the mobile phone, people are afraid, cynical, and unable to see the possibly huge benefits of systems like this.
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RE[3]: Comment by gan17
by Bill Shooter of Bul on Tue 5th Mar 2013 22:42 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by gan17"
Bill Shooter of Bul
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Then you would agree that having a heads up display would be a good thing, right? I mean, having no reason to take your eyes off the road would reduce driver distraction and cause people to pay more attention to the road.

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