Eyesight

04.25.14
Praying mantises get extra-tiny 3D glasses to test their vision
04.25.14

Praying mantises get extra-tiny 3D glasses to test their vision

While 3D video may not be very popular these days, someone's still wearing 3D glasses -- or rather...

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02.25.14
Lumus and eyeSight deal brings gesture control to DK-40 smart glasses hand-on
02.25.14

Lumus and eyeSight deal brings gesture control to DK-40 smart glasses hand-on

Imagine a pair of Smart Glasses that you didn't need to fondle just to dismiss notifications, or w...

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06.12.13
eyeSight software uses standard cameras to power 3D gesture controls (video)
06.12.13

eyeSight software uses standard cameras to power 3D gesture controls (video)

Turning regular ol' devices into motion-activated wonders is all the rage these days, and a compan...

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05.15.12
Subretinal implant uses light instead of batteries, shows promise in initial testing
05.15.12

Subretinal implant uses light instead of batteries, shows promise in initial testing

There's been significant progress in bringing sight to the blind in recent years, and this looks s...

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11.05.11
NASA-sponsored study finds lengthy spaceflight can impair astronauts' vision
11.05.11

NASA-sponsored study finds lengthy spaceflight can impair astronauts' vision

NASA has of course long been monitoring the effects of spaceflight on astronauts' health, but a...

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10.26.11
Hisense Series XT710 TV helps you exercise your La-Z-Boy sans remote
10.26.11

Hisense Series XT710 TV helps you exercise your La-Z-Boy sans remote

You might feel like the king of the couch, but let's face it -- picking up the remote can be exha...

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04.04.11
Bionic eye closer to human trials with invention of implantable microchip
04.04.11

Bionic eye closer to human trials with invention of implantable microchip

We've had our eye -- so to speak -- on Bionic Vision Australia (BVA) for sometime, and with the inve...

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03.21.11
Kinect keeps surgeons on task, Nintendo 3DS might assist optometrists with diagnoses
03.21.11

Kinect keeps surgeons on task, Nintendo 3DS might assist optometrists with diagnoses

The latest generation of gaming gadgets do some nifty tricks, and one of the niftiest they might p...

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03.08.11
Second Sight retinal prosthesis cleared for sale in Europe, a better one already in development
03.08.11

Second Sight retinal prosthesis cleared for sale in Europe, a better one already in development

We'd bother with the obvious, but there's no sense in acting exasperated that this thing is finally...

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