When I blogged about augmented reality apps more thana year ago, I’ve already thought that our society were finally entering futuristic, sci-fi realities. This entry will show you that I was wrong, that my assumption was nothing compared to how urban realities will be experienced soon.
Augmented realities on smart phones are last century. Google’s augmented reality answer is calledGoogle Project Glassand will allow a completely new way of perceiving urban environments. Even though it is still a R&D program,Google Glasshas already left behind the prototype stage.Glassis a combination of data glasses, camera and wearable computing. The latest version is small, light and solid – it could even be used for extreme sports, asGoogleCo-founder Sergey Brin claimed atGoogle’sdeveloper conferenceI/Owhile PR wingsuite-jumpers streamed their free falls directly into the conference hall.