Latest Glasses Stories

2013-11-14 23:24:34

Eye Care Associates is reminding everyone that the end of the year is fast approaching and the clock is ticking for all to spend their health care flexible spending funds to avoid losing them before it is forgotten with the holidays fast approaching. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 New York based Eye Care Associates enters its 15th year in business online as the operator of Shopcle.com and CleContactLenses.com an online e-tailer that sells designer sunglasses, designer prescription...

2013-11-12 23:03:30

Over the past five years, the increasing sophistication of online stores has driven strong growth in the Online Eyeglasses and Contact Lens Sales industry in Australia. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Online Eyeglasses and Contact Lens Sales industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 The Online Eyeglasses and Contact Lens Sales industry in Australia has benefited from operating in a rapidly growing retail space....

2013-11-07 23:31:22

Unique safety aspects of prescription tactical eyewear or glasses for shooting has inspired ADS Sports Eyewear to publish a helpful Prescription Tactical Eyewear Buyer’s Guide that is posted on their web site. This guide features videos of impact testing as well as a 360-degree view of some popular models. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 07, 2013 Prescription Tactical Glasses, or any eyewear worn in a ballistics setting, is subject to a different set of safety standards than prescription...

2013-11-05 23:23:02

Annoying problem easily resolved for day-long comfort and relief. Philadelphia, Pa. (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Eyeglass wearers everywhere now have a new product that can simply and effectively eliminate that annoying problem of frames slipping down the nose day in and day out. This new, invisible gel called ‘My Glasses Don’t Slip’ is easily applied to the bridge of the nose with an applicator that puts on a thin coating to hold the frame firmly in place. This innovative product is...

2013-10-30 23:02:44

Beginning today, CLEContactLenses.com is offering a spooktacular deal of 6% off plus complimentary ground shipping for all orders placed on or before midnight of October 31, 2013 when using the following coupon code at checkout: 063014965. Elmsford, NY (PRWEB) October 30, 2013 New York based Eye Care Associates enters its 14th year in business online as the operator of Clecontactlenses.com, an online e-tailer that sells contact lenses, contact lens removers, contact lens solution, contact...

Latest Glasses Reference Libraries

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...

2010-09-23 19:15:37

Bifocals are eyeglasses, commonly prescribed for presbyopia, with two distinct optical powers. Although there are arguments against him, Benjamin Franklin is generally credited with the invention of bifocals. After a correspondence between George Whatley and John Fenno it was thought that Franklin possibly invented the bifocals fifty years earlier than previously thought. Many inventions are worked on independently by many people and bifocals may have been the same, however, Franklin was...

2010-09-16 15:48:43

A magnifying glass is a convex lens, usually mounted in a frame with a handle, which is used to produce a magnified image of an object. The glass works by creating a magnified virtual image of an object behind the lens. However, the distance between the lens and the object must be shorter than the focal length for the glass to work. If the distance is not correct then the image will appear small and inverted. Many magnifying glasses are mounted on a stand to insure the proper distance...

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  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).