Is Too Much Screen Time Harmful For Children?

The American Academy of Ophthalmology helps parents separate the facts from fiction  As children spend more time tethered to screens, there is increasing concern about...

Apple Moves Closer to Smart Glasses

Apple has acquired a company that specializes in building lenses for smart glasses that can display augmented reality images overtop the real world. It...

Google Glass For Autism

We all remember the first go around for Google Glass back in 2013. They were ugly and many of the people wearing them did...

Microsoft Files For Patent On Blood Pressure Monitoring Eyewear

Microsoft filed a patent for an eyeglass monitor capable of tracking blood pressure called Glabella, that is designed to be easier to use and more accurate...

Eyedrops for Glaucoma

Q BioMed Inc. Provides Important Update on Mannin Research Tie2 Technology Platform Development Q BioMed Inc. (OTCQB: QBIO), a commercial stage biotechnology acceleration development company,...

Listen Up and Look Good

Most everyone is well aware of the scrap heap that has been smart glasses so far. While none of the myriads of companies dabbling...

Got GDPR?

Perhaps you watched or listened last week to Mark Zuckerberg being asked about setting up a wifi for grandma and grandpa, I mean answering...

Snap Smart Spectacles

Last year Snap inc. launched Snap Spectacles. The P3 shaped sunglasses featured a camera on the tip of one of the temples and a...

Eyedrops In Place of Eyewear?

As far-fetched as this scenario might have seemed yesterday, it could become a reality tomorrow.  A team of Ophthalmologists at the Shaare Zedeck Medial...

VSP Global® Launches Level™ Smart Glasses

VSP Global® today announced the launch of Level™ smart glasses, featuring activity-tracking technology seamlessly embedded inside the temple of an optical frame. The technology tracks...

Warby Parker. Should You Worry About Their Newest App? (Interview)

How will IPhoneX’s face scan technology impact the optical industry? One recent entrant that has managed to make a lot of noise with their iPhone...

Amazon Alexa-Powered Smart Glasses to Be Unveiled at CES 2018

Vuzix, a longtime wearables maker, is releasing augmented-reality glasses that respond to Amazon Alexa voice commands. Alexa software is going where no other voice assistant...

Facial Recognition For Eyecare Professionals

I have to tell you Facial Recognition is a mixed bag. On one hand, the ability to pick out people via facial recognition software...

ClearVision Brings Camera-Ready Eyewear to the Market With PogoCam™

Strategic Partnership with PogoTec Brings World’s Smallest Attachable Camera to Popular Eyewear Line Las Vegas, Nev., -- January, 2017 -- ClearVision Optical announces its most...

40 Smart Glasses For 2017

By our estimation there are over 80 Smart Glasses available on the market today. Many of these are available now or you can pre-order...

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