Presently, Google Glass is still in the development stage with a couple thousand people “beta testing” the device and developers working on applications for the highly-anticipated wearable technology. While Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) has given no time frame for its release, its been widely reported that it will be sometime next year. Of course, Google would have loved to have made it available before the holidays, but it seems that they’ve made the decision to get it right rather than getting it done quickly.
Google Glass to work with prescription lenses
Now, with all that said, The Wall Street Journal is reporting that Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is in early talks with optometrists and lens makers to ultimately take the technology to the tens upon tens of millions of Americans who wear corrective lenses.