Google Applies for Patent on 'Bone Conduction'; Likely for Google Glass Audio

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    Speakers? We don't need no stinking speakers! That's what Google might be saying with Project Glass, aka Google Goggles. Apparently, they just filed a patent application for a "bone conducting" design that will transmit audio in a unique way using a "vibration transducer" to help keep your conversations private. Industry speculation suggests Project Glass will be the likely target for this invention. Here's a quote with some additional detail,

    Will the wonders of modern technology ever fail to amaze?

    Source: PhoneArena
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    Bone conduction is nothing new but it is a smart integration for Google Glass. The future can't get here quick enough!

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