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Facebook to Start Testing Smart Glasses in Public Ahead of Release Next Year

Some Facebook staffers will start wearing high-tech glasses that record video and audio in public ahead of the launch of a pair of smart glasses for consumers next year. The glasses, which Facebook is calling Project Aria, will be given to roughly 100 Facebook employees and contractors this month to wear throughout the day, said Andrew Bosworth, the Facebook executive leading its consumer...

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