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New glasses translate as you read

15 October 2013 Last updated at 09:16 BST

The days of needing a phrase book on a foreign holiday could soon be over.

One of the highlights at this year's Ceatec electronics show in Tokyo was a set of Intelligent Glasses that could translate a restaurant menu in a foreign language before your very eyes.

Click's LJ Rich put them to the test.

Glasses that can translate text unveiled at Ceatec 2013

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