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This rugged AR eyewear is similar to Google Glass but won't break

While some people considered Google Glass eyewear simply cool or nosy, the devices were a gold mine of innovation for Pete Jameson.Jameson, the chief operating officer at Osterhout Design Group, believes Google Glass spread awareness and spawned innovation in eyewear. ODG is among a few companies bringing forward new ideas to make smartglasses practical.ODG's latest R-7HL is a pair of rugged augmented-reality smartglasses that protects eyes from projectiles. The glasses won't break easily and...

PogoTec Brings Worlds Smallest Attachable Eyewear Camera to Vision Expo East

PogoCam Capabilities Enhanced with Addition of Smart Case for Effortless Charging and Image TransferNEW YORK --(BUSINESS WIRE) PogoTec today announced the introduction of a small, lightweight, portable Smart Case device to accompany PogoCam, the world’s smallest and lightest camera attachable to eyewear. The Smart Case automatically recharges the PogoCam battery, backs up images and video captured on the device to an internal memory chip and transfers...

Omni-Wearables’ FaceShot sunglasses feature a built-in video camera

Why it matters to you The FaceShot active sunglasses are equipped with a built-in HD camera for capturing all of your outdoor adventures.Outdoor enthusiasts with a penchant for capturing video footage during their adventures just got a new tool to help them in those efforts. A company called Omni-Wearables has integrated a docking video camera into its new FaceShot active sunglasses, giving would-be filmmakers the ability to quickly and easily record clips of their exploits while...