Top 30 Applications of Google Glass in Education

An interesting take on the use of Google Glass in Education. Good or bad? Will using Glass make us better students or lazier students. How Google Glass might be used in Education – An infographic by the team at Open Colleges … [Read more...]

Microsoft Files Patent For Smart Glass


Rumors have been rife with talk on Microsoft's Smart Glass since 2012 and 2013. Finally, with a patent on file, Microsoft has entered the wearable technology fray of smart glasses. The patent is titled 'Wearable Behavior-based Vision System’ and is seemingly another augmented reality glass that … [Read more...]

Eyenavision, Releases Chemistrie Blue to Ease Digital Eye Strain


Chemistrie magnetic lens layering system now offers an on-demand computer eyewear solutions. Eyenavision, Inc., maker of the patented Chemistrie magnetic lens layering technology, is pleased to announce the release of the new Chemistrie Blue layer. Chemistrie Blue is a computer lens layer … [Read more...]

3D Printed Lenses Available From LuxeXcel


We have been writing about 3D printed eyewear for the last 3-4 years and several companies are in business producing 3D printed eyewear. At Vision Expo East 2014 this year, I had the wonderful opportunity to moderate a panel with David Friedfeld of ClearVision Optical and Strasty, premier 3D … [Read more...]

Kickstarting Monday: Ril Eyewear For Google Glass Wearers


RIL Eyewear  is off to a good start on Kickstarter with their wood and titanium fashionable eyewear that can be used to install and remove Google Glass hardware. Called the Pacific Collection, named after famous San Francisco Beaches, the styling is edgy, lightweight and foldable. Starting out with … [Read more...]

Another Google Glass Rival To Hit The Market


It's like a giant coming out party. Lenovo's Glass is another smart glass that just filed a patent. Lenovo has been working on its own Glass-style wearable, patenting a head-mounted display with twin transparent screens that could capture audio and video. Billed somewhat vaguely as an "Electronic … [Read more...]

Funk’iki Smart Glasses Uses LED Lights To Send Notifications


Fun'iki Smart Glasses are an alternative to Google Glass, less expensive and maybe not as functional. The Fun-iki glasses connect to your smart phone via Bluetooth and utilized flashing lights of different colors to let you know about incoming calls, texts and notifications. Six different lights are … [Read more...]