memory glasses

memory glasses

Eyeglasses with a small video camera attached to a wearable computer, which has been programmed to recognise faces and objects and then tell users (e.g., with Alzheimer's disease) who or what they are seeing.
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Technology helpers ranging from robotic pets that calm dementia patients to talking medicine cabinets that remind users to take their meds; from floor sensors for remote tracking to memory glasses that prompt wearers about tasks based on environmental cues.