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Google Buys Foxconn Patents For Head-Mounted Tech 38

Posted by timothy
from the windows-on-the-world dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Google has snapped up a parcel of patents from Hon Hai Precision Industry, the Taiwanese electronic manufacturer more commonly known as Foxconn, in a move seemingly designed to bolster its Glass headsets against potential competitors. In a statement obtained by The Wall Street Journal, Hon Hai described the patents sold to the Chocolate Factory as 'Head Mounted Technology' that can create virtual images 'superimposed on a real-world view.'"
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Google Buys Foxconn Patents For Head-Mounted Tech

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