Gadget Check: Facebook enters smart glasses market

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Fb is breaking into the intelligent glasses game. The social media big introduced very last week it has partnered with Ray-Ban to generate Ray-Ban Stories.

The glasses, which price tag $299, are capable of capturing and storing photos and video clip, actively playing music and building cellphone calls. The new glasses you should not have digital reality or augmented reality abilities, and are geared mostly to enhancing the wearer’s social media presence and knowledge, but they could have handy implications for jobsite do the job as perfectly.

Ray-Ban Stories appear with two five-megapixel cameras on the front, next to each individual of the lenses, speakers situated on the temple that functionality as open up-air headphones, a touchpad and three microphones. The photos and movies are stored on the glasses until

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