Wearable computing is coming your way in a big way and will be here to stay, or so would Google have us believe. It’s worth pointing out that Google’s idea isn’t really all that new. Back in 2000, IBM created a hip advert showing off a mockup of their vision of wearable computing at the time, embedded right below.
Whichever way you look at it, I find it hard to believe Apple would be content with sitting on the sidelines when Google is making some significant strides in wearable computing. Granted, consumers may never adopt Google’s HUD glasses, but the possibilities are certainly intriguing.