Wearable Tech: Fashion Fix or Faux Pas?

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Has wearable tech broken into the fashion league? A few years back fashion and tech were on opposite ends of the style spectrum, but, it seems tech companies have been taking style seriously for some time. Brands, including Apple and Google, now have whole teams of fashionistas dedicated to making … [Read more...]

Cloaking Device Uses Ordinary Lenses To Hide Objects

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Inspired perhaps by Harry Potter's invisibility cloak, scientists have recently developed several ways--some simple and some involving new technologies--to hide objects from view. The latest effort, developed at the University of Rochester, not only overcomes some of the limitations of previous … [Read more...]

Luxottica Inks Deal With Intel For Smart Glasses

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Italy's Luxottica is joining forces with U.S. chipmaker Intel Corp to develop glasses that combine its top fashion brands with technology that could allow wearers to access information about their health or location. The world's biggest eyewear maker said on Wednesday the frames developed with … [Read more...]

Honor Smart Glasses To Take On Goggle Glass

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Launching November 24, the Honor Smart Glass is said to have a 5 megapixel camera, Android 4.4, KitKat operation systems and lens display with a 640x480 pixel resolution. Throw in a few sensors for gesture recognition and finger use allowance. Will this be able to compete against the other Smart … [Read more...]

3D Printed Cork Eyeglasses By Adrian Goegl

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Swiss based, Adrian Goegl is an optician who has an eye in the future. Called Oak and Dust, these 3D Eyeglasses involved an unusual material cork. He says ' With this project I wanted to design a serious and useful concept which enables us to use 3D-printers directly at the point of sale in optical … [Read more...]

Endexx to Develop Smart Glasses Based Compliance Solutions for the Cannabis Industry

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Company Working With Vuzix to Develop Application Based On M3Hub ‘Seed to Sale’ Inventory Tracking and Management Platform Utilizing Vuzix’ M100 Smart Glasses  Cave Creek, AZ  November, 2014 / Endexx Corporation (OTC Pink: EDXC) (PINKSHEETS: EDXC), a provider of innovative medical marijuana … [Read more...]

ORA Smart Glasses On Kickstarter

ORA has updated their new smart glasses and are raising funding via Kickstarter. They are looking to raise $100,000. ORA features hands free augmented reality, navigation, video conferencing, photography and much more. Here is what they say: We, at Optinvent, are a start-up and certainly … [Read more...]