Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Has Been Testing Google Glass

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Has Been Testing Google Glass
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No, what you’re looking at isn’t a carefully orchestrated hoax. Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard is in fact playing with Google Glass, making her probably the first person to use one in Australia.

Gillard got her hands on a Glass test unit from Google’s Chief Financial Officer Patrick Pichette, who is here talking through tax issues with the PM.

Here are the two together:

[Julia Gillard]

Image: Julia Gillard