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2013-08-14 23:18:43

People who have yet to figure out the advantages of purchasing eyeglasses online will be pleased to know that MarvelOptics.com is now offering a new guide on the easy ordering process customers can use on their website. (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 People who have yet to figure out the advantages of purchasing eyeglasses online will be pleased to know that MarvelOptics.com is now offering a new guide on the easy ordering process customers can use on their website. The guide will assist...

2013-08-13 23:20:35

A&A Optical announces the release of four new ophthalmic frames (Ciao, Grace, Hepburn, and Moonlight) and one new sun frame (JCS511 Brown) from luxury collection: Jimmy Crystal New York. The Jimmy Crystal eyewear collection is comprised of striking limited edition pieces. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 A&A Optical announces the release of four new ophthalmic frames (Ciao, Grace, Hepburn, and Moonlight) and one new sun frame (JCS511 Brown) from luxury collection: Jimmy Crystal...

2013-08-10 23:03:08

Rec Specs Prescription Youth Sports Glasses and Goggles are receiving attention in a back- to-school sale put on by ADS Sports Eyewear. The sale offers big upfront savings on the first prescription order as well as a gift certificate that is valid towards a second pair. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 10, 2013 Rec Specs sport glasses and goggles are currently on sale at ADS Sports Eyewear to mark the beginning of a new school year. Rec Specs is a staple in the safety sports eyewear industry and...

2013-08-08 23:25:45

August is National Eye Exam Month and ServiceMaster by Singer is offering a few friendly tips.The summer is winding down and it is time to get your eyes checked to make sure the harmful UV Rays have not damaged your eyes. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 It is important to know when you are due for an eye exam. Children five years or younger will have their vision checked by their pediatrician. A first real eye exam should be scheduled between the ages of three and five. School aged...

2013-08-08 23:04:43

Described as the “second screen for the smartphone” the GlassUp product is a pair of highly-fashionable Italian-designed glasses that have the ability to super-impose any kind of message ordinarily seen on the screen of a smartphone to the wearer’s center field of vision. Venice, Italy (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 Bringing up the final stages of what has been an already enormously successful crowdfunding project the creators of GlassUp eyeglasses have now begun the process of linking...

2013-08-07 23:26:03

Smith Optics has just released the new Smith Approach and Approach Max, the only semi-rimless sports sunglasses in the entire Smith Optics collection designed to accommodate prescription lenses. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 ADS Sports Eyewear is one of the first companies to carry the new Smith Optics Approach and Approach Max performance sports sunglasses. These new models have been released with a price of $159 with a tinted lens or $179 with a polarized lens. The difference in...

2013-08-06 23:25:27

Stylish sunglasses created to help others, prove to be the newest trend in social fashion. With four logos representing four global causes and vibrant colors to chose from, many people can't seem to get enough. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 Banga Sunglasses is the newest trend taking the fashion world by storm. Debuting at college campuses across the nation later this summer, both kids and adults alike are buying 2 and 3 pairs at a time to beat the rush before they are sold...

2013-08-05 23:22:44

Best Image Optical, Inc., a known producer and seasoned design house of eyewear, has released frame model MG151 by Mario Galbatti, which is a new product that is becoming popular because of its durability, affordability, and quality. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 05, 2013 Best Image Optical, designers and producers of eye-wear collections Dolabany, Mario Galbatti and Plume Paris, recently announced the release of the new product, Frame model MG151 by Mario Galbatti, with an aim to provide a...

2013-07-31 23:18:24

Local optician has opened a new state-of-the-art location in Kenmore and has recently hosted a "giving back" to Buffalo day. Buffalo, NY (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Buffalo’s Best Opticians is proud to announce that they have just opened a new location in Kenmore. The new office is located at 2864 Delaware Avenue next to Mike's sub's. Their office is equipped with state-of-the-art eye examination equipment and technology. Board certified doctors of optometry will give an...


Latest Glasses Reference Libraries

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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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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...

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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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Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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