The jury is still out on this one. Google’s unveiling of “Project Glass,” the augmented reality eye-glasses showed off interesting features which include hands-free access, a microphone, web access, video chatting and speech recognition. The futurist eye-ware also had the ability to schedule meetings, take pictures, check the weather, get directions, place video calls and more. While there are many gadget addicts anxiously awaiting the release of the glasses, others question their practicality and safety. In any case, it looks like the release date is not too far away, as Google won the patent for the glasses earlier this month. Stay tuned! Check out video below.