Apple leak implies AR glasses in development

An incident report of a staff injury that occurred on the Apple campus in Santa Clara Valley has revealed how the company is busy working on what appears to augmented reality glasses able to overlay a 3D image onto the eye.

Apple leak implies AR glasses in development

The report, titled ‘Impact Descriptions Reported in [Santa Clara Valley] from Last Month’ was acquired by Gizmodo and contains the following passage:

‘After BT4 user study, user advised study lead, that she experienced discomfort in her eye and said she was able to see the laser flash at several points during the study. Study lead referred her to optometrist and secured prototype unit for analysis.’

A source claimed the incident is related to the AR headset Apple is rumoured to be developing, and that the company is working on both AR and VR products.

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