A CALIFORNIA WOMAN has pleaded not guilty to what is believed to be the first traffic offence alleging a motorist was using Google's new computer-in-glasses invention.
The device, known as Google Glass, features a thumbnail-size transparent display above the right eye.
The technology will not be made widely available to the public until next year, but Cecilia Abadie was one of about 10,000 "explorers" who received the glasses earlier this year as part of a try-out.
Her case highlights several issues, including distracted driving, wearable technology that will one day become mainstream, and how laws often lag behind technological developments.
Abadie was stopped in October on suspicion of driving at 80mph in a 65mph zone on a San Diego freeway. The California Highway Patrol officer saw she was w...