(Associated Press) McDonald’s workers in Paris who stopped a Canadian professor from wearing computerized eyeglasses feared he could be recording or photographing people in violation of their privacy, the company said Thursday.

Steve Mann, who designed a vision device similar to the enhanced reality glasses recently announced by Google, said he and his family were vacationing in Paris and stopped by the Champs Elysees McDonald’s on July 1.

In his blog, Mann wrote that he showed McDonald’s staff a note from his physician and accompanying documents about the glasses, but that three staff members knocked the device off his head and grabbed it.

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