In the recent meeting in Italy between Mark ZuckerbergCEO of Meta, e Leonardo Del Vecchioof EssiloLuxottica, we caught a glimpse of the prototype of one of the novelties currently being developed by Meta. In fact, Zuckerberg showed the President of EssilorLuxottica the prototype of a wrist accessory able to control smart glass but also other devices. Let’s find out all the details together.
Meta’s future: and the meeting between Zuckerberg and Del Vecchio
The photograph, which you can see above, shows us Zuckerberg showing Del Vecchio the prototype and explains his main features. At the moment we don’t know for sure when the device debuts; however, we can say that this kind of devices and technologies need time to be prepared and tested.
According to the latest rumors, Meta is currently working on a Quest Pro: it is a new model inspired by thecurrent virtual reality headset that the company owns.
It really shouldn’t come as a surprise to this meeting because Facebook and EssilorLuxottica have announced one multi-year collaboration in September 2020. The two companies, at the time, said their goal was to develop the next generation of smart glasses.
The partnership aims to merge Meta apps and technologiesi brand names and the leadership nell’eyewear by Luxottica and cutting-edge technologies of Essilor lenses to help people to stay in touch with friends and family. The first planned product was meant for the Ray-Ban brand; however, the COVID-19 pandemic forced companies to postpone.
This collaboration will combine the best of both worldsalso combining innovative technologies and style to give life to smart glasses that push consumers to really want to wear them. At the moment, therefore, we just have to wait for some official announcement from Meta. In the meantime you can consult the official website of the company.