JetBlue Demos How Google Glass Could Shape Future Travel


Google’s megafuturistic Glass goggles has had folks abuzz over the possible applications of the technology, with lots of talk and speculation over how it might be used. Budget airline JetBlue has taken it a step further by creating a series of mock-ups of some of their ideas for how Glass will revolutionize travel.

The images show real-time updates on parking availability, flight status, fare estimates for those arriving without a ticket, a map of available power outlets in the terminal, and baggage claim information. In essence, most of the signage and information boards at the airport could be superseded by specific, individualized information directly to the traveler.

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Steph Spencer is a freelance travel writer from Canada who has been held captive by the travel industry for over 14 years. An incurable smart aleck, notorious purple fanatic, hat person, and ukulele player of questionable abilities, Steph explores the geeky side of travel on her blog A Nerd At Large, and dispenses random quirkiness on Google+ and as @ANerdAtLarge on Twitter. She truly believes that anything is possible with enough determination and copious amounts of chocolate.

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