Friday, March 14, 2008

But Can They Keep Whippersnappers off My Lawn?

The Smart Goggles that could make lost keys, mobile phones or iPod a thing of the past | the Daily Mail: "Those frustratingly frantic searches for mislaid car keys or mobile phones could soon be a thing of the past.

Japanese scientists have invented a pair of intelligent glasses that remembers where people last saw their keys, handbag, iPod or mobile phone."


Ben Wright said...

Bill: Cybernetic systems like these goggles will raise interesting legal issues. The goggles can record audio. But in states like Pennsylvania and Michigan, it is often illegal to record voice conversations without the prior consent of all parties. --Ben

Bill Crider said...

That's probably true in other states as well, though in Texas you need the consent of only one party.