Google Goggles lets users take pictures of recognizable or famous objects and instantly discover more information about those things. Plus, it can read text in eight languages and translate it. SlashGear reports (citing one anonymous source, it should be noted) that Google's new tech would let users trace an outline around the object they want information on, getting rid of background noise and clutter.

So far, this functionality has been tested in mobile devices and wearables, SlashGear says. Something like this would work well in an augmented reality headset, we bet.