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Illinois lawmaker wants to outlaw wearing Google Glass while driving
Illinois lawmaker wants to outlaw wearing Google Glass while driving

The future of distracted driving has arrived with the advent of Google Glass, but an Illinois lawmaker wants to outlaw wearing it behind the wheel before drivers start trying to get directions from images hanging directly in front of their eyes. While the computer interface mounted on an eyeglass frame hasn't become a common sight on the faces of Illinois residents the way it has on people on the West Coast, State Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, isn't waiting. He introduced a bill in the General Assembly that would make it illegal to operate a motor vehicle while even wearing a "mobile computing headset" like Google Glass. Now Google is sending representatives to...

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