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 […]

Share Your Favorite Crazy Eyewear With iGlasses

Another fun eyewear app from iGlasses. This one  allows you to try on funky eyewear and share. Free on iTunes 

iPhones Turn Into Medical Imaging Devices

WASHINGTON, Oct 03, 2011  In a feat of technology tweaking that would rival MacGyver, a team of researchers from the University of California, Davis has transformed everyday iPhones into medical-quality imaging and chemical detection devices. With materials that cost about as much as a typical app, the decked-out smartphones are able to use their heightened […]

Making Eyewear Using The Sun: The Sun Cutter Project

In our internet searches we are alway on the lookout for unique content and ran across the The Sun Cutter Project. The Sun Cutter Project explores the potential of harnessing sunlight directly to produce objects. The machine is a low-tech, low energy version of a laser cutter. It uses pure sunlight, focused by a ball lens, […]

Contact Lenses Of The Future: Read Emails + Have Virtual Sex

According to TravelLodge, the hotels of the future will offer people the option to read their emails, learn a language, have virtual sex using high-tech contact lenses by year 2030. A report carried out by engineer and futurologist Ian Pearson, entitled The Future of Sleep, suggests that in 20 years’ time, contact lenses will take […]

New Order Tracking Software For Eyecare Offices- Clopsy

Iowa City, IA – 5/02/2011 – An innovative new optical order tracking application specifically designed to automate the order management process makes its debut this month. Clopsy is a web-based software application developed to manage the entire life cycle of a patient order, from purchase date to dispensing of the final product. Clopsy was uniquely designed to alleviate the […]

Smart Vision- Augmented Reality Eyewear

Technology is entering into the eyewear at an increasing rate. Zoom Focus, emPower lenses, camera eyewear, spy eyewear, video eyewear and now we have Smart Vision or mobile informative eyewear. Augmented Reality Eyewear. The SmartVisionTM product consists of a pair of spectacles incorporating EnahancedViewTM technology which can be linked to most commonly available IT sources […]