Thursday, November 7, 2013
Motorist Gets Ticket for Wearing Google Glasses
Recently "a San Diego cop pulled over a female motorist for speeding, and gave her a traffic ticket for speeding as well as for wearing Google's innovative Glass eyewear while driving," says TopNews.Us. "The woman ticketed for wearing Glass was Cecilia Abadie, who is a member of the Google Glass Explorer program. While handing Abadie the ticket for wearing the Glass device, the cop issued a citation due to 'driving with a monitor visible to the driver.' After receiving the ticket for wearing Glass eyewear while driving, Abadie triggered a debate of sorts about the legality of the use of the device. She said in post on her Google+ account: 'Is #GoogleGlass [illegal] while driving or is this cop wrong?'" Read more.