The Creepy Side of Google Glasses

“I’ll focus on the camera, and start with the optimistic take on the new technology–that it provides an opportunity to share visual information in real time with others potentially thousands of miles away in situations where one needs both hands free. Think of it, therefore, as a relatively low-cost device that could potentially link surgeons in the West with medics in developing countries, or a low-cost and super-portable way for reporters or soldiers to broadcast in real time from battlefields and dangerous terrains.”

Read Noreena’s full article on Wall Street Journal.