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2015-05-29 12:28:32

Putting on a new pair of glasses or sunglasses is a simple way to completely transform your look - just like a new hairstyle.

2015-05-25 12:24:12

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global holographic display digital signage market was valued at $199.0 million in 2014, and is expected to reach $744.4

2015-05-21 23:09:23

During Memorial Day weekend, CLEContactLenses.com is offering 5% off all orders along with complimentary ground shipping within the US. (PRWEB) May 21, 2015

2015-05-21 23:08:35

Eye Procedure Improves Near Vision and Reduces Dependence on Reading Glasses Draper, UT (PRWEB) May 21, 2015 Hoopes Vision, a noted provider of surgical

2015-05-20 08:30:09

Exceptional Minds receives kudos at cast and crew screening for Marvel's "Avengers: Age of Ultron" SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., May 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Not all the heroes with superpowers

2015-05-19 00:21:21

-- According to the study, one in four adults say readers can make someone look ten years older FORT WORTH, Texas, May 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new survey

2015-05-13 08:31:20

To elevate the experience of the "tablet-laptop hybrid", Compulocks today announced a line of secured enclosures and lockable stands for Microsoft's Surface 3. AUSTIN, Texas, May 13, 2015

2015-05-07 12:33:09

FORT WORTH, Texas, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The global ophthalmology glaucoma surgery device market was valued at $210.3 million in 2014 and is estimated to grow to

2015-05-05 16:26:50

MISSION, Kan., May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- (Family Features) Which health screenings and exams are top priorities for you? If you're like most adults, monitoring your weight, cholesterol, and blood

2015-05-04 08:28:13

For Rare Eye Disease First Appearing in Childhood or Adolescence LEXINGTON, Massachusetts and COLUMBIA, Maryland, May 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP,


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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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Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.