Vuzix targets mass market with new Blade AR glasses

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It is also expected to have a wide range of capabilities, including displaying weather information to the field of view of the user.

An Amazon spokeswoman has said that they are "excited about the potential of the glasses and the ability to bring Alexa to customers in a new way". Executives from Amazon's Alexa and Google's Assistant will be seeking new partners and other big technology companies, including Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc.'s Oculus division, will be at the show behind the scenes as they ramp up their virtual-reality and augmented-reality products. We've built a way to answer those questions: The GearBrain - a compatibility checker designed for Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant, displaying every smart device that works with either of the leading smart speaker assistants. AR is a technology that superimposes digital information such as maps, text messages and more onto a person's view of the real world, while VR submerses a user into a completely different digitally created world. This would make it possible for wearers to keep track of stock prices and sports scores using the spectacles. The glasses weigh less than 3-ounces, but at around $1,000 they'll weigh heavily on your wallet. The smart mirror will cost $999 on up and become available in late March. Combined with the prospect of consumers becoming increasingly reliant on their voice-activated smart assistants, the glasses might just pave the way for a new kind of explosive trend. Vuzix has scheduled the release of the AR glasses for the second quarter of this year. Sound pricey? It is, but interestingly, Vuzix Chief Executive Officer Paul Travers has said they're looking to get the price down to $500 United States dollars by 2019. Vuzik's Travers expects Amazon to eventually offer its own version of Alexa-enabled AR glasses. But with Siri's HomePod debut delayed, Alexa seems to be stepping into the augmented reality market. Apple's AR smartglasses are supposed to come to market in 2020. Google tried to commercialize this technology way back in 2012.

West Brom should pursue move for Debuchy despite FA Cup performance
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Google attempted to deliver an AR experience with the Google Glass, but it failed to gain traction, and will only be remembered for the many Glassholes who cared not about the privacy of others.

The new glasses would pair with your smartphone.

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