Google Glass – The Next Best Thing or an Invasion of Privacy ?
The head-mounted glasses can shoot video, take pictures, broadcast what you’re seeing to the world and provide information. See the BBC Click video on Virgin Airlines trialling Google Glass for check-in
There’s no question that smart glasses like Google Glass are useful in many job situations. Using head-mounted displays for specific workplace scenarios is nothing new. The military has been using the tech for years
But will Google Glass’ ability to (almost) silently take photos or videos using the glasses make the general public uncomfortable?
While wearable tech such as Google Glass is still in its infancy, will these privacy concerns impact its future prospects or are the technological advances enough to outweigh any erosion of privacy?
What are your opinions on this Augmented Reality Headwear?