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2014-06-26 23:09:21

GEEK Eyewear® has donated hundreds of pairs of reading glasses to the ZOE Eye Clinic in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, as part of its “I’m in, give a pair” campaign. For every pair of eyeglasses/sunglasses sold, GEEK Eyewear® provides a pair to someone in need. (PRWEB) June 26, 2014 GEEK Eyewear® has partnered with Unite for Sight to help provide eye care in underserved communities. “I’m In, Give A Pair” GEEK Eyewear®’s glasses donation campaign is bringing...

2014-06-25 23:03:52

ShopCLE.com has just announced their annual "first week of summer" sunglasses sale on all models in their store. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2014 Eyecare Associates LLC., has been in business for over 15 years online, and has a proven track record of great customer service and huge selection on designer sunglasses. Specializing in the retail of sunglasses, contact lenses, and contact lens accessories, they are one of very few authorized online retailers of those products. For...

2014-06-13 23:04:29

Eyecare Associates LLC which has been in business for over 15 years has announced the Ray Ban Sunglasses winner of their third father's day giveaway social media promotion. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) June 13, 2014 For the past week ShopCLE.com an online retailer of designer optical frames and sunglasses such as Ray Ban, Gucci, Prada and Tom Ford to name a few has been receiving entries for their most recent social media giveaway. The giveaway which was facilitated on Facebook, required...

2014-06-07 23:01:45

Pittsburgh-based InventHelp is attempting to submit this client's idea, the Portable Reading Lenses, to companies for their consideration. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) June 07, 2014 "I was tired of having to wear two pairs of glasses at work," said an inventor from Trenton, Fla. "I thought that life would be much easier if I did not have to keep track of both my safety glasses and my reading glasses." He developed the PORTABLE READING LENSES to provide enhanced visual...

2014-06-03 12:37:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles eyewear repair expert and optometrist, Dr. Ramin Rabbani, offers optical exams that can help patients protect their eye and vision health and provides prescriptions that can restore proper vision. Periodic eye exams play an important role in preventative health care. Eye problems may have few or no obvious symptoms until they have reached an advanced stage, and at that point, they can lead to vision loss and other serious problems....

2014-05-30 23:06:01

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Eyeglasses markets. Global market for Eyeglasses is forecast to reach 4.5 billion units by 2020, spurred by rising incidence of visual impairments as a result of demographic and lifestyle factors such as, aging population, sedentary lifestyles, and excessive exposure to radiation from electronic displays. San Jose, California (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Demographic and lifestyle factors that aggravate...

2014-05-29 23:17:13

Summer Eye Safety Often Overlooked Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 As the summer months approach and families will be spending more time outdoors in the coming weeks, Dr. Brian Davis of Davis Vision Center in South Jordan, UT is encouraging patients to be mindful of protecting their eyes in the summer sun. Sunburned eyes are one of the most common summer injuries, and the American Optometric Association estimates that about 35 percent of American’s are unaware of UV radiation...

2014-05-29 23:09:42

The global Head Mounted Display (HMD) market is expected to reach $12.28 billion by 2020 at an estimated CAGR of 57% from 2014 to 2020, where Americas is projected to be a market leader followed by Europe and then APAC - (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/head-mounted-display-hmd-market-729.html). (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 According to a new market research report "Head Mounted Display (HMD) Market by Products (Helmet Mounted, Wearable Glass), Components (Micro display,...

2014-05-22 23:06:27

After a period of growth and decline, the Glasses and Contact Lens Manufacturing industry will experience stable demand over the next five years; moreover, as the US population ages, manufacturers will look to capitalize on heightened demand for lens products though smaller companies will be hurt by technological advances, being forced to exit the industry or consolidate into larger companies that seek access to their intellectual property. For these reasons, industry research firm...

2014-05-21 16:25:29

ReportsnReports.com adds "Head Mounted Display (HMD) Market by Products (Helmet Mounted, Wearable Glass), Components (Micro display, Camera, control unit, Tracker, Accessories), Applications (Defence, industrial, Video Gaming) & Geography - Global Analysis and Forecast to 2020" research report in its store. DALLAS, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The applications of the HMDs are helping users to experience real virtual world with superior value addition. HMD (head mounted...


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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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