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USA: Stylish smart glasses to take on Google Glass

United States, Las Vegas
January 10, 2014 at 00:55 GMT +00:00 · Published

USA: Stylish smart glasses to take on Google Glass

Vergence Labs presented its new line of smart glasses, Epiphany Eyewear, at the International CES 2014 fair in Las Vegas, Thursday. Seeking to challenge the Google Glass, technicians at Vergence Labs have engineered a video headgear product that they say is both stylish and functional.

Within the black frames runs a high-definition video camera that boasts a 160 degree wide angle and double the battery life of the Google Glass, enabling users to record for up to one hour. As Vergence Labs director of marketing and sales Cory Grenier said: "There's a lot of competition coming from the likes of Google Glass. But this actually is superior in a number of ways. One, it's wearable technology you actually want to be seen in, you actually want to wear. So, you're not gonna look like a Cyborg."

Vergence Labs is a start-up company, founded in 2011.

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USA: Stylish smart glasses to take on Google Glass

Vergence Labs presented its new line of smart glasses, Epiphany Eyewear, at the International CES 2014 fair in Las Vegas, Thursday. Seeking to challenge the Google Glass, technicians at Vergence Labs have engineered a video headgear product that they say is both stylish and functional.

Within the black frames runs a high-definition video camera that boasts a 160 degree wide angle and double the battery life of the Google Glass, enabling users to record for up to one hour. As Vergence Labs director of marketing and sales Cory Grenier said: "There's a lot of competition coming from the likes of Google Glass. But this actually is superior in a number of ways. One, it's wearable technology you actually want to be seen in, you actually want to wear. So, you're not gonna look like a Cyborg."

Vergence Labs is a start-up company, founded in 2011.

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