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San Francisco bar offers free drink to Google Glass wearers

Worried you'll get punched for wearing Google Glass in public? Take heart, at least one San Francisco bar has got your back.


Google Glass wearers are now entitled to one free drink at the Stanford Hotel, a boutique hotel in city's tony Nob Hill neighborhood, according to the San Francisco Gate.

"The complimentary drink is geared toward the local tech crowd who own a pair, and might feel like an outcast or nuisance due to the recent string of negative press," a hotel spokesperson told the newspaper.

The novelty computer worn on one's face has become a concentrated symbol of hyper-gentrification in the Bay Area, and recently a woman claimed she was attacked and robbed for wearing a pair in a bar.

(Read more: What's the next industry to embrace wearables?)

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