Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
6,802 Reviews & Articles | 46,995 News Posts
Make us an awesome TweakTown wallpaper, win a Corsair Hydro H110i GT

Project Glass could see a laser keyboard attached thanks to a new patent acquired by Google

Google's new patent could see a laser keyboard attached to Project Glass
| Wearable Computing News | Posted: Jan 21, 2013 6:34 am

Google have found themselves with a new patent that would see a tiny laser attached to a device to project out a virtual keyboard onto a surface, or better yet, on to users' hands. This might not be too surprising, but it would be perfect for one device: Project Glass.




According to the patent, the Mountain View-based search giant would use the system with Project Glass which would help those sporting the wearable computers input text into situations where voice control or voice input can't be done, such as an elevator or bathroom. Google see users projecting out a keyboard, keypad or graphical UI directly onto the palm of your hand - imagine the possibilities!


We're only talking about a patent at the moment, so this could all disappear, or materialize into something incredibly intuitive from Google. It could change, everything, again.


Related Tags

Got an opinion on this news? Post a comment below!
Subscribe to our Newsletter

Latest News Posts

View More News Posts

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases