Amazon is reportedly working on its first wearable device; Smart Glasses, which is said to be powered by Alexa, apparently making it smart. The device is said to look like a regular pair of glasses, however, there won’t be any screen or camera as with Google Glass.
Alexa-Powered Smart Glasses
According to The Financial Times, the glasses can be smartphone-tethered, will use bone-conduction technology, which will let users hear Alexa without the need for earphones or conventional speakers. Apparently, this project is backed by Google Glass founder Babak Parviz, who was hired by Amazon in 2014.
The E-commerce giant is also planning to beef up the hardware line with a new internet-connected home security camera systems, which when connected to Amazon’s Echo products, people could view a live video on the Echo Show.