Google Glass anti-glasses

If you’re starting to see people wear Google Glass in your neighborhood and you’re nervous about the privacy implicationsof the new technology, Japan’s National Institute of Informatics might have just thething for you.

The institute has created a pair of glasses that are built to block computerized facial recognition. The new glasses, called “Google Glass anti-glasses” by gadget blog Pocket-link, obscure people’s facial features when seen on any cameras usinginfrared technology.

The secret? The chunky glassesare lined with 11 near-infrared LEDs, which remain invisible to the human eyebut appear bright and disruptive to the infrared camera.

Source:
http://m.huffpost.com/us/entry/3474950?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003

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