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- Technology Bridges the Gap to Better Sight
More than 6 million Americans have vision problems that cannot be corrected by glasses or contact lenses. Companies like IrisVision are creating headsets to help them see better.
New York Times. Tuesday, 7 Jul 2020.
- Smart contact lenses that diagnose and treat diabetes
Medical researchers have develops wireless smart contact lenses
for diagnosis and treatment of diabetes.
Science Daily. Tuesday, 28 Apr 2020.
- Harley Street eye specialist advises wearing glasses instead of contact lenses
Dr Sabrina Shah-Desai from London, told FEMAIL that people should ditch their contact lenses
for spectacles during the coronavirus outbreak in order to 'shield their eyes' from the disease.
Daily Mail. Monday, 30 Mar 2020.
- Prototype contact lenses allow colourblind people to tell green from red
Researchers from Tel Aviv University in Israel say their contact lenses
can restore lost colour contrast and improve colour perception by a factor of ten.
Daily Mail. Monday, 9 Mar 2020.
- A single contact lens could give your entire life a head-up display - CNET
Mojo Vision's smart contacts put text in my eye and let me see in the dark. The company is aiming for even more than that.
CNET. Friday, 24 Jan 2020.
- This Week In XR: The Codeless Game Engine, The XR Contact Lens, FDA Approves Augmedics
More XR news crosses the wire as CES fades into the distance.
Forbes. Friday, 17 Jan 2020.
- Mojo Vision Reveals XR Contact Lens
Bio-augmentation is real.
Forbes. Thursday, 16 Jan 2020.
- Warby Parker is launching Scout, its own line of contact lenses
The direct-to-consumer company's first venture into contact lenses
CNBC. Tuesday, 19 Nov 2019.
- Upstart 100: Simple Health
Online consultations prescribing everything from contact lenses
to birth control
CNBC. Tuesday, 12 Nov 2019.
- Researchers working on contact lenses that will automatically switch focus and zoom when you blink
A prototype contact lens
that can automatically switch between focusing on near and far objects, as well as zoom, is being developed by researchers at
Pocket Lint. Tuesday, 30 Jul 2019.
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