Apple AR glasses coming soon new patent suggests

Daily Mail - Science & tech 

It's no secret that Apple's CEO Tim Cook is a big fan of augmented reality, as he's touted its potential to change lives just as the smartphone did. Rumors that the company is planning to'bring the technology to the masses' with iPhone apps and affordable smart glasses have been swirling since March, and now a patent application published today shows the company is serious about AR. It reveals how the approach could be adapted to a smartphone screen in addition to smart glasses. Rumors that the company is planning to'bring the technology to the masses' with iPhone apps and affordable smart glasses have been swirling since March, and now a patent application published today shows the company is serious about AR The patent was filed in April and just approved today. It was the work of AR software development firm Metaio, which Apple acquired in May 2015.