Google Focusing on Prescription Glass

Tech giant Google is bringing more clarity to its Glass vision -- literally. The company has announced the soon-to-be available prescription models of Google Glass through its Titanium Collection.

Google Glass is a wearable technology that comes in the form of an optical head-mounted display. Google hopes to mass market the product, though itEUs been slow moving through the development phases and has met with criticism from privacy advocates.

Google announced plans for the prescription version of its cutting-edge wearable technology nearly a year ago. The idea is to serve those who want Google Glass but canEUt tap into the trendy tech because they already have four eyes in the form of traditional glasses.

EUIf we had a nickel for every time someone has asked about prescription lenses for Glass . . . well, weEUd have a lot of nickels,EU said the Google Glass team in a Google+ post. EUSo we want you to be the first to know that the Titanium Collection is here, with a handful of new styles for Glass so you can make it your own.EU

Four Models to Choose From

When first announced, Google said the Glass design was modular, and promised consumers they would soon be able to add frames and lenses that match their prescriptions. Google is now making good on that promise with its new line.

EUWhether you wear prescription glasses or just want a new look, weEUve got four feather-light titanium frames designed just for you. And if you need prescription lenses and have vision insurance (such as VSP), your policy might even help cover your new frames,EU the company said. EUExplorers can access the Titanium Collection tomorrow afternoon, along with two new styles of twist-on shades.EU

Google went on to say that EUthis is only the beginningEU but did not hint at what might come down the...

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