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Prescription Frames Coming To Google Glass
2014-01-28 12:50:48

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Google is updating its Glass offering with a range of styles, and the ability to get Glass with Prescription lenses. The new styles include four new Glass frames in the Titanium line. Google posted on its Google Glass page Tuesday that it had new styles, and addressed the prescription lenses issue for Glass. "So we want you to be the first to know that the Titanium Collection is here, with a handful of new styles for Glass so you can...

2014-01-27 23:02:25

“Vision Without Glasses” teaches people how to improve their vision effectively. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to apply. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 “Vision Without Glasses” was created by Duke Peterson, who had worked in the ophthalmology business for over 25 years. This program provides people useful home remedies to reduce visual problems such as near-sightedness, far-sightedness, lazy eye, cross-eye, poor night vision,...

2014-01-22 16:26:02

Prescription or Non-prescription, BluTech Lenses Provide Protection from Harmful Blue Light PHOENIX, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eye Solutions Technologies, LLC, a Phoenix-based company dedicated to providing smart eye protection for everyone, introduces the most technologically advanced prescription and non-prescription lenses available. Based on science and derived from nature, BluTech® Lenses filter harmful, high-energy blue light which impairs daily visual performance,...

2014-01-15 23:24:28

Vision Without Glasses by Duke Peterson is among the top selling digital products for improving eyesight. With many articles and blogs talking on this product, ReviewsGod.com brings out a detailed review of this product. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Vision Without Glasses is a common name online for people who are searching to improve their eyesight without risky and expensive procedure. The entire Vision Without Glasses program has been made by refining the experiences of Dr....

2014-01-14 16:26:17

Florida based optical store expanding their reach with the launch of their 3rd store in Texas. EL PASO, Texas, Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- A new Stanton Optical store is scheduled to open on Monday, January 20th off of I-10 in El Paso, Texas. This site joins the optical store's other Texas locations in Lubbock and Corpus Christi. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140114/MN46148) Stanton Optical8889 Gateway W Blvd, Suite 1010El Paso, TX 79925(915) 201-1090The...

2014-01-12 23:01:08

Despite the recession, the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry experienced slight growth during the past five years due to strong demand for eyewear products from the aging population; furthermore, necessary prescription adjustments and new prescriptions will drive growth over the next five years as many consumers put off these purchases during the recession. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Eye Glasses & Contact Lens Stores...

2014-01-10 23:02:40

Strong consumer sentiment for luxury eyewear, coupled with demand for industry products from optometrists, will support revenue growth over the next five years. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 Despite the recession, the Eye Glasses and Contact Lens Stores industry experienced growth during the past five years due to...

2014-01-09 00:21:38

Report Examines the Impact of Digital Media on Vision Health ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A report released today at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show by The Vision Council finds that nearly 70 percent of U.S. adults experience digital eye strain while on digital devices - including computers, tablets and smartphones. Yet, about half of adults don't know how to or have never tried to reduce their visual discomfort. As the market experiences a surge in high technology-related...

2014-01-07 23:23:30

InventHelp, founded in 1984 in Pittsburgh, is working to submit the Zee Glasses to companies for their consideration and possible feedback. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 "I do not want to have to spend a lot of money buying prescription sunglasses," said an inventor from Philadelphia, Pa. "I want to be able to just walk into a drug store and buy sunglasses with magnification lenses right off the rack, which is why I invented these sunglasses." He developed...

2014-01-06 23:22:44

Rochester Optical Manufacturing Company Also Introduces Patented Glass Optimized Lens Designs (GOLD)® Rochester, NY (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Rochester Optical Manufacturing Company is proud to be the first optical company to offer proprietary digital lens designs specifically optimized for Google Glass wearers who require prescription lenses for visual acuity. At our initial launch, Rochester Optical’s Glass Optimized Lens Designs (GOLD)® will be available in Digitally...


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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  • To talk saucily.
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This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.