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Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses go on sale to the public today - beating Google Glass

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses go on sale to the public today - beating Google Glass

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Vuzix has today announced that its M100 smartglasses will be on sale to the public, making them the world’s first. It certainly puts the glasses in public hands ahead of Google’s Glass which is still available only to developers, although they can... >>

Metaio unveils the world's first AR car manual with Google Glass (Update)

Metaio unveils the world's first AR car manual with Google Glass (Update)

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UPDATE: The video has been removed by Metaio as this was a proof-of-concept that was not sanctioned by the car company featured. Gone are the days of digging around in your glove box for you car manual to find where the washer fluid should go - thanks... >>

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses start to ship in race to beat Google Glass to market, to developers initially

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses start to ship in race to beat Google Glass to market, to developers initially

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Vuzix has started to deliver its M100 Smart Glasses into the hands of its Gold developer partners. Over the next 30 days, all developers on the programme will have received a pair, so can work on applications for the wearable display device. Like Google... >>

Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 for iPhone and Android to be CES hit, Google Glass fight begins

Vuzix Smart Glasses M100 for iPhone and Android to be CES hit, Google Glass fight begins

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Google Glass may be getting all the headlines, but Vuzix has been dabbling in the augmented reality glasses market for years now. It already has a number of products in its Smart Glasses range, and all manner of other video eyewear too - some offering... >>

Vuzix teams up with Nokia for Terminator style AR glasses

Vuzix teams up with Nokia for Terminator style AR glasses

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Vuzix, the video eyewear specialist who was behind the funky Wrap 1200 specs that we saw at IFA last year, has announced the Smart Glasses tech that it will be showing off at CES next week. The tech means Terminator-style Augmented Reality glasses which... >>

Augmented reality glasses as rudimentary as they were 15 years ago

Augmented reality glasses as rudimentary as they were 15 years ago

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Augmented reality glasses still have a long way to go. That’s the feeling of Michael Gervautz, an industry veteran of 15 years and the man heading up Qualcomm’s Augmented Reality Department in Europe. Michael Gervautz says that he has yet to see a... >>

Vuzix Wrap 1200 specs get IFA debut

Vuzix Wrap 1200 specs get IFA debut

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Sony is the only one making video glasses. Vuzix who’ve been doing it for some time and supply video glasses to the military have also announced new video eyewear at IFA in Berlin, Germany. The new Wrap 1200 offers a 16:9 widescreen display equivalent... >>

Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D video eyewear coming to UK

Vuzix Wrap 1200 3D video eyewear coming to UK

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Vuzix, the company that manufactures video eyewear with individual screens in each lens, has announced a new, improved model, the Wrap 1200, that offers 3D, 16:9 widescreen and an equivalent display screensize of 75-inches (as if you were sitting 10 feet... >>

Vuzix Wrap 920AR 3D augmented reality glasses hands-on

Vuzix Wrap 920AR 3D augmented reality glasses hands-on

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It is worth noting that, before we start, this specific iteration of Vuzix's Wrap 920 glasses is not intended for consumer use. Yes, they are available to anyone, but at £1499 a pop, it's unlikely that you'll be that interested. Instead the Wrap 920AR... >>

Vuzix claims that see-through augmented reality glasses are "12 months away"

Vuzix claims that see-through augmented reality glasses are "12 months away"

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Although Vuzix has just launched its £1499 3D augmented reality glasses, its Wrap 920AR headset, primarily for the development community and software professionals, this is only the latest salvo by the company in its AR roadmap. Indeed, the company already... >>

Vuzix adds augmented reality to Wrap 920 glasses

Vuzix adds augmented reality to Wrap 920 glasses

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While the TV companies are offering high-end, wallet-hungry solutions to 3D TV delivery, Vuzix has rolled out yet another pair of Wraps that's been playing the game for years - this time, though, they're adding augmented reality too. The Vuzix Wrap 920AR... >>

3D - short term play or here to stay?

3D - short term play or here to stay?

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As they say, “technology drives consumer demand". Well, not in my book! I look closer to the edges – to the users themselves - for the drivers of consumer demand. Technology that enables consumer desire is where my interest lies. The question is whether... >>

Vuzix launches Wrap 230, 280 Widescreen and 920

Vuzix launches Wrap 230, 280 Widescreen and 920

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Vuzix has announced the European release of its "Wrap" sunglasses-style video eyewear. As previously reported on Pocket-lint, the US is getting the Wrap 310, but over here we're getting the Wrap 230, Wrap 280 Widescreen and Wrap 920. Vuzix claims that... >>

Is Stereoscopic 3D gaming ready?

Is Stereoscopic 3D gaming ready?

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Amidst all this talk of 3D televisions and 3D movies, it's easy to forget one art-form that's been 3D since 1981 - Gaming. The Sinclair ZX81 had what many regard to be the first 3D game - 3D Monster Maze, which placed the player in a maze with a T-Rex,... >>

Vuzix Wrap 310 video eyewear announced

Vuzix Wrap 310 video eyewear announced

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Vuzix has announced the launch of the "game-changing" Wrap 310 video eyewear glasses, that its says "challenges the status quo of traditional video viewing devices by looking and feeling like normal sunglasses". The Wrap 310 offer twin high-res displays... >>

Vuzix demos augmented reality video eyewear

Vuzix demos augmented reality video eyewear

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Vuzix is showcasing a "game-changing Augmented Reality Accessory Kit" for its VR920 Virtual Reality Video iWear. Said to open up new applications in the gaming, education and business sectors, Vuzix says possibilities range from "books that come alive"... >>

Vuzix launches "fashionable" Wrap 920AV

Vuzix launches "fashionable" Wrap 920AV

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Vuzix has announced a new addition to its video eyewear range - the Wrap 920AV. The "stylish" Wrap 920AV functions with any media playing device with a video output and projects a virtual 60-inch screen, as viewed from 9-feet. Vuzix' proprietary Quantum... >>

Vuzix iWear AV230 XL video glasses
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Vuzix iWear AV230 XL video glasses

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While screens on your mobile phone or MP3 player are getting bigger, they are still incredibly small when it comes to watching content on. Vuzix believes the answer is a pair of sunglasses with a built-in TV screen. Like the company's previous models... >>

Vuzix tease with Heads Up Display glasses

Vuzix tease with Heads Up Display glasses

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Vuzix has teased Pocket-lint with a show of what is in store for the eye wear technology in the coming months. Although we were unable to snap the new products shown to us (they are in the briefcase above), we were able to garner some information from... >>

Vuzix launches AV310 and AV230XL iPod goggs

Vuzix launches AV310 and AV230XL iPod goggs

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Vuzix has launched two new products in Europe claiming they incorporate "ground-breaking technology advances". Like the company's previous models in its iWear range, the new AV310 is worn like a pair of glasses, and is the first video headset of its kind... >>