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This Is What Google Glasses Could Have Been

Google's glasses were a little bit of a let down for those of us who wanted a true head-up display. This video, however, depicts a fictional future where the head-up display powers all our digital lives—and it's equal parts awesome and terrifying.

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Called Sight, this short was put together by Eran May-raz and Daniel Lazo, as a graduation project at Bezaleal academy of arts. It shows off a world where the only display required is embedded in a contact lens—which makes an empty room a playground and every activity a game.

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It's a thought-provoking little video and, given the way things turn out, maybe we should be thankful that Google Glasses don't offer true HUD just yet. [Vimeo]

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IceMetalPunk
IceMetalPunk

Here's what I want to know. The ending...how does it work from a contact lens? I mean, I know it's just a fictional film, but still, technologically speaking, how?