A fascinating post by John Neel at Pixiq about Google Glasses and the future of photography…
How far off mainstream these are I’m not sure. I’ve seen the ads and videos, read the posts, dreamt the dreams and yes can see how cool they look and the potential applications. But when?
This really is major step. Additional relevant data and information about things you’re looking at, when you’re looking at them. The possibilities are endless and what was your mobile phone providing you with computing power, is now strap to the side of your head in your glasses. The next step – in your contact lenses or implants? Think Cyborg as John says.
And big data as we know it today is only going to get a whole lot bigger very quickly.