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Wednesday Poll: Are you Interested in the Google and Android Powered Glasses?

HTC just got done unveiling the HTC EVO 4G LTE, which is a nice phone and all, but isn’t the story of the day clearly the Google[x] project known as “Project Glass?” We are talking glasses that can do everything your smartphone does, but right in front of you eyes. Full voice integration, a camera for snapping life, video chatting, social check-ins, responding to texts, and more are all featured in their video preview of what the technology “could” look like. They even mocked up some renders of the glasses themselves for all of us to geek out on.

But really though, are you interested? If Google released these for X-mas, would you buy it? Is this too Minority Report? Or is that exactly what makes it so awesome to imagine?

Are you Interested in the Google and Android Powered Glasses?

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  • collyble

    new way of staring someone in the face..

  • NMMI860

    Didn’t I see these in the Anime “Appleseed: Ex Machina”?

  • teejaycard

    how are those who wear glasses already supposed to be wearing these thing? 

  • Yo

    cool technology, but no. 

  • cransr

    The one thing I can’t help but notice after rewatching the video is the A.I. that is definitely working in the background of everything that is going on. I feel like this could be the first hint at what could potentially blow siri out of the water. But if google is smart, they will get facebook on board with them so apple can’t. 

  • Dorks on parade.

  • Lance

    i hope im there to take a youtube video of when the battery over heats & starts some dudes head on fire..

  • jnt

    nice joke on this whole thing: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=t3TAOYXT840

  • ragnarok180

    The camera would have to be at least HTC like in quality and the frame shouldn’t have to look like that in order for me to consider buying it

  • br_hermon

    I voted “maybe” but honestly… I can’t see wearing these things, at least in their current gawdy state. Actually what I am more excited about is the potential these have for other uses. Can you imagine this same kind of tech incorporated into the windshield of a car? Navigation displayed as an overlay? Awesome! I also read somewhere where this tech could find its way into contact lenses. I could see terrific use of this tech in the law enforcement industry  / armed services as well. This could be the next big modder / community driven device following in the same footsteps as the Kinect.
    Am I excited about the glasses? Meh… Am I super excited about the potential this project could have in numerous implementations? Most definitely!

  • Mikel61101

    How do you wear your Oaks with em on?

  • Josh Groff

    Enable text to speech and vice versa, problem solved. Texts will become like short phone calls in a way.

  • Towelie420

    Did anyone see how homo they looked when they gave a high five?

  • I hope they get self-driving cars working first…

  • C-Law

    I wear glasses so looks like I’m screwed on this one

  • Just when you thought that DBZ meme was dying off…

  • Bob Martin

    of course im interested. who wouldn’t want the real eye phone?

    • Josh Groff

      With a true retina display. I swear I saw these jokes yesterday.

  • akazerotime

    as long as they don’t show me a power level of over 9000, i think they will be good.

  • can you imagine all the bugs this thing will have?  does look promising

  • Angeles Anthony

    can’t wait to check people’s power levels

  • Marine Adamyan

    This is the coolest thing ever! Have you seen another leaked video about project glass?? It’s amazing, see here; http://bit.ly/Hfe0yM

  • tlspatt

    but then how can you use the new gmail tap application with a pair of glasses? how am I supposed to use morse code with my eyes?  
    https://mail.google.com/mail/help/promos/tap/index.html.  way to go Google 🙂 

    • PC_Tool


      • tlspatt

        then you’d look like Dustin Hoffman in Rainman or someone with Tourette’s syndrome. neither is good…  

  • im all about gadgets and this is just more thing to add to my collection. android never ceases to amaze me