Public backlash and new research cloud the future.
The future of Google Glass may not be quite as rosy as expected when the product was announced a year ago. According to a recent survey by Juniper Research report says that shipments are unlikely to total more than 10 million per year until 2018. “Smart glasses are doomed to stay a niche product,” says a tech website. On the heels of this report, researchers are suggesting that Glass may obstruct peripheral vision.