Future Of Vision: Writing With Your Eyes

Retaining the ability to communicate effectively can be one of the key challenges facing those who suffer a severe restriction in mobility. Conditions such as Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) can reduce a persons capacity for voluntary movement to the eyes only, though even this is not always possible. When eye movement is possible however, it […]

Blood In Your Eye May Replace Your Passwords

While finger printing and iris scans have proved to be accurate ways to identify an individual, these methods require extra hardware to process the data and pattern match. The impressive part of EyeVerify is that it can match the patterns of the blood cells in your eyes to a profile that lives within EyeVerify all […]

Physicists Succeed in Making ‘Impossible’ Gamma-Ray Lens

Lenses are a part of everyday life—they help us focus words on a page, the light from stars, and the tiniest details of microorganisms. But making a lens for highly energetic light known as gamma rays had been thought impossible. Now, physicists have created such a lens, and they believe it will open up a […]

PixelOptics’ emPower! is Named a 2012 Gold Edison Award Winner

The World’s First Electronic Focusing Eyewear emPower from PixelOptics Wins at NYC Ceremony; Awards Celebrate 25 Years of Honoring Innovators and Innovation Roanoke, Virginia, May 3, 2012 – The Edison Awards, celebrating 25 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, announced today that emPower! eyewear […]

Cassius Eyewear Launches New App.

Cassius Eyewear’s has a  new app that lets you try on their eyewear collection via an iPhone, save pics to your phone and share.  and scroll through the optical and sunglass collections to find the best frames for your face Celebrating the app’s launch, you can take a photo of yourself in your favorite frames and […]

PixelOptics Updates Vision Expo Attendees on emPower! Eyewear

Consumers provide commentary on value of emPower! President and CEO Brett Craig sets strategic direction for company: PixelOptics, the world’s first electronic focusing eyeglass company, recently held a briefing at Vision Expo East at the Jacob Javits Center in New York to update the industry on the state of the company and progress in bringing […]

Rx-only iPad games designed to boost visual skills in stroke patients

A developmental optometrist, a neuropsychologist and programmer have developed a collection of iPad games to improve visual motor skills in patients recovering from stroke and head trauma as well as children with autism and attention deficit disorder. The Oculomotor Therapy Program was created by developmental optometrist Dr. Jeffrey Becker and neuropsychologist Dr. Robert Bohlander of […]