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2014-08-12 08:29:45

Over 10,000 Families In the U.S. to Receive Free Prescription Eyeglasses AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading online value-priced eyewear retailer EyeBuyDirect.com (EBD), today announced that it has partnered with Feed The Children to provide over 10,400 pairs of prescription glasses to children and adults in impoverished communities who might not otherwise have access to necessary corrective eyewear. EyeBuyDirect's donation will be distributed by non-profit...

2014-08-11 12:31:34

BERLIN and TELTOW, Germany, August 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SensoMotoric Instruments (SMI) reveals a lineup of smart gaze interaction demos at Siggraph. Visitors to SMI booth have more chances than ever to learn about the benefits of gaze interaction for gaming and computing first hand at the show. Smart and intuitive human-computer interaction, real-time content adaption and optimized use of rendering resources - these and more benefits can be experienced hands-on at...

2014-08-09 23:04:08

Augmented & Virtual Reality Market Report data segments are categorized under the following verticals: technology, sensors & components, applications, and geography. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/augmented-reality-virtual-reality-market-1185.html (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 According to a market research report of “Augmented & Virtual Reality Market by Sensors (Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Haptics), Components (Camera, Controller, Gloves, HMD), Applications...

2014-07-30 23:16:00

The summer season is fast approaching, which is reason enough to be concerned about protecting the eyes from the harsh glare of the summer sun. The good news for people who plan on buying a new pair of prescription sunglasses is that http://www.cheapglasses123.com is offering cheap prescription sunglasses for this coming summer. Carmel, California (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The summer season is fast approaching, which is reason enough to be concerned about protecting the eyes from the harsh...

2014-07-28 23:07:06

GrandViewResearch.com has announced the addition of "Global Eyewear Market Analysis And Segment Forecasts To 2020" Market Research report to their Database. Inquire before buying - http://www.grandviewresearch.com/inquiry/32. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 The global market for eyewear is expected to reach USD 142.18 billion by 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research, Inc. Expanding wearer base coupled with increasing penetration of eyewear for...

2014-07-23 23:20:06

In an effort to improve overall customer experience and satisfaction, a leader in eyewear industry has enhanced its product and services. Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 There’s an old adage that says first impressions make lasting impressions, and thanks to the new improvements and enhancements Global Eyeglasses has made, people across the globe will now be able to make lasting impressions while having what they need to sport the hottest styles in eyewear and look great,...

2014-07-17 12:30:18

Dr. Sandy T. Feldman Provides Helpful Tips to Protect Eyes During Summer SAN DIEGO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With summer in full swing, individuals with light-colored eyes should take extra precautions if they want to avoid any unnecessary damage to their eyes during this time of year. According to a recent study conducted by the American Academy of Ophthalmology, individuals with blue, green, or hazel eye color, as well as those who take common over-the-counter medications, may be more...

2014-07-11 23:01:44

The new David style features vintage design with buffalo horn accent. Pittsburgh, Pa. (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Penn Avenue Eyewear (PAE) is happy to announce the addition of the “David” to its Buffalo Horn frame collection. A modern take on a 1960’s classic eyewear shape, the new David style is the first PAE buffalo horn frame to include both metal and horn accents. Featuring a buffalo horn brow and temples, the David includes a metal bridge with adjustable nose pads for ideal comfort....

2014-07-02 12:20:58

With the new, thinner temple set, Flying Eyes are becoming the ideal sunglasses for everyone from pilots to bikers, EMT to firefighters AUSTIN, Texas, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Patented Flying Eyes Sunglasses, proven to be the most comfortable sunglasses for use with aviation-style headsets, are being updated to make them even more comfortable and ideal to wear for a wider audience. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140702/124114Logo -...

2014-06-30 23:02:23

Oakley True Digital Edge increases the prescription sunglasses range up to +4.00 and up to -6.00, giving patients the clarity they need and the style they want with a minimum 120-degree binocular field of view. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) June 30, 2014 Oakley True Digital Edge increases the Oakley prescription sunglasses range up to +4.00 and up to -6.00, giving patients the clarity they need and the style they want with a minimum 120-degree binocular field of view. This new technology is...


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2010-11-15 19:37:34

Sunglasses are protective eyewear designed to shield the eyes from damaging or discomforting sunlight and high-energy light. They can also work as a visual aid. The ultraviolet radiation from the sun can cause several serious eye problems and many healthcare professionals recommend eye protection. However, since the 1940s sunglasses have been associated with celebrities more so than eye protection. James Ayscough experimented with tinted lenses in the mid-18th century although they were...

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Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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