Contact Lens Augments More Than Your Vision
A Magic Leap patent could put a patch of data display at the forefront of our focus
Wearable and optical trendsetter Magic Leap recently published a stack of 100 patents they’ve recently applied for. In the stack was a contact lens built for augmented reality.
Augmented reality describes technologies that add information to a human being’s normal senses. A CD or MP3 audio tour at a museum is a low-tech example of the concept, with Google Glass map-enabled overlays displaying reviews of restaurants you look at being at the more cutting edge of the spectrum.