Before I've ventured into text search, I've spent several years researching computer vision within the scope of EU funded project Mobvis. To put recent Google's announcement of Project Glass into perspective, let me show what were we capable of doing not in vision but in practice already four years ago. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbyrz-hYVFA]
I admit Google has selected better musical background and we definitely should have included some good-looking girl instead of that Irishman Barry :)
We think technology should work for you - to be there when you need it and get out of your way when you don't. A group of us from Google[x] started Project Glass to build this kind of technology, one that helps you explore and share your world, putting you back in the moment.
- STOP Everything And Checkout Google Glass : Next Generation Augmented Reality Specs By Google [Viral Video] (thetechnologycafe.com)
- Apple and Facebook Should Be Terrified Of Google-Tinted Glasses (techcrunch.com)
- Project Glass: Another cool Google dream that will never be used. (saintel.wordpress.com)