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Millions 'extremely likely' to purchase smart glasses

January 22, 2015

More than 3 million respondents indicated that they were very likely to buy smart glasses in the next year, according to a recent study.

The VisionWatch study, conducted by the Vision Council, investigated the awareness of Google Glass and smart glass technology in the U.S.

New autorefractor helps take vision care to remote locations

January 20, 2015
Smart Vision Labs has developed the SVOne, an autorefractor that slides onto an iPhone and saves data to a cloud, allowing local technicians to gather refraction data…

CooperVision increases access to Clariti 1 day lenses

January 8, 2015
CooperVision Inc. has expanded the availability of its Clariti 1 day contact lenses in the U.S., according to a press release from the company.According to CooperVision…
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Daily disposable contact lenses suitable for teenagers

January 7, 2015
Researchers who evaluated spectacles and contact lenses in teenage patients found that contacts were an effective, positive treatment option for this group.Plowright and…
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Millions 'extremely likely' to purchase smart glasses

January 22, 2015
More than 3 million respondents indicated that they were very likely to buy smart glasses in the next year, according to a recent study.The…

New autorefractor helps take vision care to remote locations

January 20, 2015
Smart Vision Labs has developed the SVOne, an autorefractor that slides onto an iPhone and saves data to a cloud, allowing local technicians to…

CooperVision increases access to Clariti 1 day lenses

January 8, 2015
CooperVision Inc. has expanded the availability of its Clariti 1 day contact lenses in the U.S., according to a press release from the…
In the Journals

Daily disposable contact lenses suitable for teenagers

January 7, 2015
Researchers who evaluated spectacles and contact lenses in teenage patients found that contacts were an effective, positive treatment option for this…

Daily cleaning of extended wear lenses no influence on adverse events

January 6, 2015
Daily cleaning of contact lenses with a multipurpose disinfection solution did not significantly reduce ocular adverse events with extended wear…

SynergEyes expands parameters for Duette HD

January 6, 2015
SynergEyes is now offering its Duette HD lens in 0.1-mm increments, according to a press release from the company.“Based on the strong increase…

CooperVision, employees raise money for Optometry Giving Sight

December 29, 2014
Employees of CooperVision, along with the company itself, have donated $115,000 to Optometry Giving Sight for the 2014 World Sight Day Challenge…

Johnson & Johnson Vision Care to introduce daily disposable multifocal

December 22, 2014
In an end-of-year letter from Johnson & Johnson Vision Care – North America, President Laura Angelini announced that the company plans to…

Changes in tear film lipids associated with contact lens discomfort

December 19, 2014
Lipid supplements may improve comfort levels when wearing contact lenses, according to a study recently published in Optometry and Vision

ABB Optical agrees to match Optometry Cares donations

December 16, 2014
Optometry Cares – the American Optometric Association Foundation has announced that ABB Optical Group, in recognition of the company's 25th…
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