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Future Specs

Baidu Understands You Want Smart Glasses for Surreptitious Celeb-Spotting

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Google is gearing up to start shipping Glass by the end of the year, and the company has already promised prototypes to celebs like Newt Gingrich and Soulja Boy. But they’re not the only global technology company that wants to bring the future to your face.

Reuters reports that Baidu, a Chinese search company often compared to Google, is developing its own smart specs prototype designed to “leverage Baidu’s strengths in image search and facial recognition.” Read More