Scanning Barcodes with Glass

When Google first announced its “Project Glass”, there was a lot of speculation as to what exactly it would entail. Now, Google Glass is gaining interest, and many are speculating possible usage scenarios.

But what about barcode scanning with Google Glass? Barcode scanning on Google Glass could be here before we know it. Imagine being able to scan a product and receive information on it by simply saying “scan.”

Aside from consumer uses, barcode scanning on Google Glass could prove to be very valuable as a hands-free inventory management or order picking tool. Imagine if warehouse employees were simply able to look at a barcode in order to scan.

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