Google Glass undergoes makeover before launch

Jan 29, 2014, 12:00 AM EST
Francesca Marie Smith from USC Annenberg's Provost Ph.D. Fellowship Program wears her Google Glass on August 27, 2013 in Los Angeles, Calfornia, during a discussion at the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism where participants discussed issues with the gadget and its role in storytelling.
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Google Inc. has unveiled a set of fashionable prescription frames and shades for its Glass Internet-connected eyewear in an image makeover to give it broader appeal before a mass launch in the United States later this year.
Google Glass gets image makeover as launch nears [Reuters]
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