After a very vague announcement on his Google+ account, we now know that the head of Google X, also responsible for the Google Glass and Google Contact Lens projects, is headed to a new project. Amazon.
We don’t know exactly what Babak Parviz will be doing at his new job, and both Amazon and Google have yet to make statements on the matter. However the information was confirmed from the quote seen below from Babak’s Google+ account.
“I founded and led a few efforts at Google (among them, Google Glass and Google Contact Lenses are public so far 🙂 prior to moving to Amazon and work on a few other things now…”