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2014-03-21 16:22:08

TELTOW, Germany and SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "Infamous: Second Son" game demo for PS4 developed by the Sony Magic Lab innovation hub uses SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI) RED-oem eye tracker for gaze based interaction. At GDC 2014, Sony demoed a special version of their "Infamous: Second Son" PS4 game using eye tracking technology developed by SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI) [http://www.smivision.com/oem-eye-tracking/index.html ] of...

2014-03-18 23:23:16

Market Size - $7.91 bn in 2013, Market Growth - CAGR of 6.7%, Market Trends – Growing demand for daily disposable contact lenses. View Report - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/industry-analysis/contact-lenses-market. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The global market for contact lenses is expected to reach USD 12.48 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Expanding user base coupled with aging population is expected to drive market growth over the...

2014-03-14 12:28:17

- Experienced Optometrist and Veteran of the Business Becomes First-Time Licensee - MASON, Ohio, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearle Vision, one of North America's largest and most trusted licensed optical brands, has signed a licensing agreement with Jeanny Liu-Wu to take over operations at the Pearle Vision location at 3001 White Bear Ave., N., Suite 1050, St. Paul, Minn. The eye care center was formerly a corporate-owned location, which has served customers since 1990....

2014-03-14 12:28:13

- Dr. Thomas J. Goldstein Continues to Serve Community in Selma, Texas - MASON, Ohio, March 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearle Vision, one of North America's largest and most trusted licensed optical brands, announced it has signed an agreement with a local optometrist to assume ownership of a location in Selma, Texas. Dr. Thomas J. Goldstein, O.D., and partner Virgen Santiago, now own and operate the Pearle Vision neighborhood eye care center at 8325 Agora Parkway, Suite 123 in Selma....

2014-03-13 23:01:39

PAE's classic frames are now available with blue-filtering lenses for computer use. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Penn Avenue Eyewear (“PAE”) is pleased to announce the release of a new lens option, available on their website. Designed to prevent Digital Eye Strain (DES) and create a more pleasurable viewing experience on computers, tablets, smartphones, and other devices, the lenses include a special coating that reflects and filters harmful blue light and reduces glare...

2014-03-12 23:25:23

Meeting Eyes’ Daily Water Requirement is Top Priority, Reports Bio Logic Aqua Research Founder Sharon Kleyne Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 March is "National Save Your Vision Month," an annual educational effort sponsored by the American Optometric Association (AOA). Water and eye researcher and radio host Sharon Kleyne strongly supports the AOA effort and urges everyone to have regular eye exams. According to Kleyne, the surface of the eye is 98% water and the best...

2014-03-12 12:28:24

-- Leading Optical Brand Plans to Convert Additional 40 to 45 Centers in 2014 -- MASON, Ohio, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pearle Vision, one of North America's largest and most trusted licensed optical brands, announced today it signed agreements with new and existing Pearle Vision licensees, converting 27 neighborhood eye care centers from company-owned to licensee-owned in 2013. The company plans to continue this re-licensing effort in 2014 with the conversion of additional...

2014-03-10 16:31:49

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Macular Health's Visual Advantage, a Birmingham-based company offering nutritional products that help slow vision loss for those suffering with age-related macular degeneration (AMD), has introduced MacuStrip Premier, its new Oral Thin Film (OTF) delivery method. Macular Health President and CEO Jeffery McAnnally will announce the new product at the 2014 Optometry's Marketplace at SECO(TM) International in Atlanta, Ga., on Friday, March...

NASA Eyes Troublesome Tropical Cyclone Lusi
2014-03-10 13:24:01

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical Cyclone Lusi has spawned warnings and watches in the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, and New Zealand as it moves through the South Pacific Ocean. NASA's Terra and Aqua satellites provided visible and infrared views of the storm that revealed it has become better organized. NASA's Terra satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Cyclone Lusi over Vanuatu on March 9 at 23:30 UTC. The image showed towering thunderstorms surrounded the center and...

2014-03-10 08:37:30

EyeProof goes beyond clicks to get a richer view of how people actually engage with websites and ads COPENHAGEN, Denmark and AUSTIN, Texas, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Eye Tribe, a multiplatform eye tracking software firm, today announced the beta release of their cloud-based eye tracking analytics platform, EyeProof. EyeProof allows you to collect and analyze data on where people look on a website or ad from multiple devices and locations simultaneously. Users can log in...


Latest Eye Reference Libraries

Eye
2013-04-30 13:41:59

1. vitreous body 2. ora serrata 3. ciliary muscle 4. ciliary zonules 5. canal of Schlemm 6. pupil 7. anterior chamber 8. cornea 9. iris 10. lens cortex 11. lens nucleus 12. ciliary process 13. conjunctiva 14. inferior oblique muscle 15. inferior rectus muscle 16. medial rectus muscle 17. retinal arteries and veins 18. optic disc 19. dura mater 20. central retinal artery 21. central retinal vein 22. optic nerve 23. vorticose vein 24. bulbar sheath 25. macula 26. fovea 27. sclera 28....

Zonules of Zinn
2012-07-01 19:12:34

The Zonules of Zinn, also known as Zinn’s membrane and ciliary zonule, is a ring of fibrous strands connecting the ciliary body with the crystalline lens of the eye. The zonule of Zinn is split into two layers: a thin layer, which lines with the hyaloid fossa, and a thick layer, which is a collection of zonular fibers. Together, these fibers are known as the suspensory ligament of the lens. When color granules are displaced from the Zonules of Zinn, by friction against the lens, the...

Hurricane Features
2012-05-22 10:04:25

Location A: This is known as the Eye or the center of the Hurricane/Typhoon/Cyclone. This region is highlighted by the potential for calm winds and also the fact that it’s possible to see the sun or moon during the night. It also gives people false sense that the storm may be done, when in fact it is only at the half way point. Location B: This region is known as feeder bands that outline the center of the storm. In this region you will see very strong winds and also tornadoes and heavy...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-08 21:18:27

Tropical Cyclones have a life cycle they go through. The first stage is referred to as a wave when the satellite imagery picks up on an area of thunderstorm developing in the ocean in the tropical region. If the thunderstorms hold together and get better organized it will then get upgraded to a tropical depression. During this stage of its life it will have a better organization to its thunderstorms and also the winds will be increasing. The third stage that occurs is the formation of a...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-07 10:49:26

Tropical systems are weather features that form in the tropics and can become very intense areas of low pressure that impact many coastal regions throughout the world. They usually form between 5 and 15 latitude. This is because a tropical system is a vertical extension in the atmosphere of a large thunderstorm development. In order for these thunderstorms to move they need something in the upper levels to help them move. That is where the spinning of the earth comes into play for them which...

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