Huffpost Technology

5 Places Google Glass Has Already Been Banned

Posted: Updated:
GOOGLE GLASS BANNED
AP Photo/Jeff Chiu

When Google Glass becomes commonplace, everything will change, and not necessarily for the better.

At least that's how many people feel about the Internet-connected glasses, scheduled for release later this year. Mark Sullivan of PCWorld called Glass the "ultimate surveillance," while Mark Hurst, founder of the consulting firm Creative Good, wrote that "the experience of being a citizen, in public, is about to change." The U.K. campaign group "Stop The Cyborgs" is pushing for a limit on the uses of Glass, warning that the technology will completely change how we view privacy.

Some establishments, such as strip clubs and bars, are taking preemptive measures to stop the Glass-induced sea change. As NBC reported this week, many places have declared they're banning Glass before it even hits the market. See below for five places where you won't be able to wear the futuristic headgear.

Close
Places That Have Banned Google Glass
of
Share
Tweet
Advertisement
Share this
close
Current Slide

Earlier on HuffPost:

Suggest a correction

Around the Web

Google Glass Already Being Banned from Strip Clubs

Google Glass Could Be Banned For Drivers in West Virginia

A look at the darker side of Google Glass

Google Glass: Expect widespread usage bans over privacy concerns

Google Glass Ban Underscores Privacy Concerns Months Before Futuristic ...

Google Glass Apps of the Future: Ghostracing and Real-Time Coaching

Proposed Google Glass Driving Ban Lacks Support in West Virginia House

Google Glass Foes Highlight Rising Privacy Concerns

I, for One, Welcome Our Google Glass-Wearing Cyborg Overlords

 
From Our Partners