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Google Glass was released to quite a bit of fanfare four years ago but the excitement faded. Initially envisaged as a consumer product, Google Glass has been re-released as an enterprise product focussed on delivering AR and other information in work environments were access to data and keeping your hands free are important.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

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Google Glass -- glasses with a built-in screen, Internet connectivity and the ability to run apps -- has attracted lots of attention from developers since its launch last year. But how can you build apps for the platform that are actually useful, not just oddities that will disturb passers-by?