Google filed a patent application for a Glass-like contact lens embedded with tiny cameras. The proposed smart contact lens could integrate a display that shows content from a web browser or application.
Inside Warby Parker’s New York City headquarters, there is a corner of the office that serves as a retail showroom. Shoppers can peek through an opening to see the inner workings of the company while scheduling a $50 eye exam or picking out a pair of frames. This retail petri dish gives Warby employees regular exposure to customer feedback, and it also “funds the rent many times over,” says Warby Parker cofounder and co-CEO David Gilboa.