Google's Glasses Aren't Going To Be Anything Like What We Saw In That Promo Video

Google glasses

Photo: Google

Those futuristic augmented reality glasses from Google won’t be as cool as the promotional video probably had you believe.┬áIn an interview with CNET, a Google spokesperson said the device, called Google Glass, won’t be able to overlay information in front of your eye as the video shows. Instead, the info will appear above your line of sight.

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at