Vuzix Sponsors Two NTT DOCOMO Developer Contests for the Creation of New M100 Smart Glasses Apps

Vuzix Sponsors Two NTT DOCOMO Developer Contests for the Creation of New M100
                              Smart Glasses Apps

Winners of each contest to be awarded M100 smart glasses

PR Newswire

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 26, 2013

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vuzix Corporation (OTCQB:
VUZI), a leading supplier of Video Eyewear and Smart Glasses products in the
consumer, commercial and entertainment markets, today announced it is
sponsoring two events centered around developing apps for the M100 smart
glasses. The events are being co-sponsored by NTT DOCOMO, Inc. (NYSE:DCM,
TSE:9437, LSE:NDCM) and NTT DOCOMO Ventures, Inc., the largest mobile service
provider in Japan. NTT DOCOMO also recently showed the M100 to tens of
thousands of attendees at CEATEC Japan 2013, the largest electronics show in


The first event is a developer contest, starting on the 18th of November, 2013
through the 16th of February, 2014, with final judging planned for early March
2014. The contest is focused on the development of applications using
application programming interfaces (APIs) by NTT DOCOMO for use in a broad
range of environments including consumer, enterprise, education, and more.
The winner will receive a pair of M100 smart glasses from Vuzix.

The second event is a two-day long developer hackathon on December 7 and 8 at
NTT DOCOMO Ventures, Inc.'s offices in Tokyo. At the event, key software
application developers will have a chance to create a series of DOCOMO apps
that run on the Vuzix M100. The event, after an introduction of how to use
available APIs, will have a short training session on Vuzix smart glasses
M100. After two days of intensive programming, multiple new applications will
be developed with DOCOMO's APIs and among them, innovative applications
bringing DOCOMO's concierge services to the smart glasses platform will be
created as a way to bring user unique new experiences. At the end of the
event, the best application developers will receive a Vuzix M100 as an award
for their efforts.

For more information on these events please visit:

About Vuzix Corporation
Vuzix is a leading supplier of Video Eyewear products in the consumer,
commercial and entertainment markets. The Company's products include personal
display and wearable computing devices that offer users a portable high
quality viewing experience, provide solutions for mobility, wearable displays
and virtual and augmented reality. Vuzix holds 36 patents and 12 additional
patents pending and numerous IP licenses in the Video Eyewear field. The
Company has won Consumer Electronics Show (or CES) awards for innovation for
the years 2005 to 2013 and several wireless technology innovation awards,
among others. Founded in 1997, Vuzix is a public company (VUZI:QB) with
offices in Rochester, NY, Oxford, UK and Tokyo, Japan.

Forward-Looking Statements Disclaimer
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statements" within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995
and applicable Canadian securities laws. Forward looking statements contained
in this release relate to and include the value of the IP portfolio,
developing for the M100 smart glasses, among other things, and the Company's
leadership in the Video Eyewear and AR display industry. They are generally
identified by words such as "believes," "may," "expects," "anticipates,"
"should" and similar expressions. Readers should not place undue reliance on
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and assumptions as of the date of this release. The Company's actual results
could differ materially due to risk factors and other items described in more
detail in the "Risk Factors" section of the Company's Annual Reports and MD&A
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any obligation or intention to update or revise these forward-looking
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date of this release, except as required by applicable law.

For further investor information, contact:
Andrew Haag
Managing Partner
1-866-976-IRTH (4784)
or or 585-359-7562

For further sales information, please contact:
Europe Sales Contact:          North America Sales   Asian Sales Contact:
David Lock                     Mike Hallett          Keiichiro Fujii
Director European Operations   Director Consumer     Director Japan Operations
For developer information, please contact:
Ron Haidenger
Director of Developer Services

SOURCE Vuzix Corporation

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