Augmented World – “SpaceGlasses” give you a glimpse of the interface revolution
Cyborg scenario ahead?
- “Mass media”: Not now
Mobile AR will not be the gadget for the masses in the next 5 years, but …
- Tool in professional branches: Yes
Mobile AR (of theglasses / eye wear type) will become the standard interface in some professions
– e.g. security (cybercops), army, maintenence, medical surgery
- Hyper-transparency angst: Yes
as a consequence the surveillance topic (google PRISM, XKEYXSCORE, NSA super surveillance) will stay on the political agenda
- Politics and law: Adapt fast!
The law system has to adapt rapidly – else the wave of augmentation tech and hyper-transparency might end in a disaster for civil rights and democracy
- Meta, The Crazy AR Glasses That Aim To Do What Google Glass Can’t, Go Up For Pre-Order | TechCrunch