Contact Lens

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First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 37 mins ago - 1 reports

Google buys industrial design firm Gecko for X projects

Google Inc. has agreed to buy product-design company Gecko Design Inc. as its X research lab works on hardware like Google Glass and a smart contact lens, the Wall Street Journal reported.Los Gatos-based Gecko focuses on product design and mechanical ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 8 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Dr. Caryl Castro of Nesconset Eye Care Provides the Best Contact Lens Options for Teens in Nesconset NY

Dr. Caryl Castro of Nesconset Eye Care Provides the Best Contact Lens Options for Teens in Nesconset NY ... [Published MENAFN - 5 hours ago]
Entities: Contact Lens
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Google Glass inventor sees big things for the wearable in health care

SAN FRANCISCO — Google didn’t design its Glass wearable for medicine, but that use continues to be a hot topic of conversation among medical technologists and the investors who love them. Babak Parviz, the former Google X director credited with inventing Google ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 22 2014]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Ginko stock jumps after short-selling plan denied

Shares of contact lens maker Ginko International Co (金可國際) yesterday jumped up almost to the maximum daily limit of 7 percent after short-seller Glaucus Research Group California LLC denied targeting the company.Ginko’s shares rose nearly 7 percent to ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

Westminster Street’s Providence Optical gains national recognition

PROVIDENCE – Providence Optical was named one of “America’s Finest Optical Retailers” for 2014 by “Invision” magazine, a business publication for eyewear professionals.The publication was impressed by Providence Optical’s commitment to craftsmanship and ... [Published Providence Business News - 11 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Federal Register: Revamping Microbiological Test Methods for Contact Lenses Products; Public Workshop

The purpose of this workshop is to discuss adequate testing of contact lens care products for disinfection efficacy against emerging pathogens as well as common infectious etiologies. Participants will explore the pros and cons of the various proposa ... [Published U.S. Food and Drug Administration - 13 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Sutton Coldfield man to go to end of the land to thank hospital...

A FOUR Oaks man is setting off on a gruelling challenge this weekend to raise money and awareness for a condition his daughter suffers from.Michael Boden's daughter Eliza was born with the eye condition Congenital Unilateral Cataract, which meant her ... [Published Sutton Coldfield Observer - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Why healthcare could be Google Glass's biggest market

Google Glass, the wearable tech device, may be an exciting new development - but with a $1,500 price tag (not to mention its less-than-fashionable appearance), its appeal to the consumer market has so far been limited.But during a conference yesterday, ... [Published City A.M. - 16 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Are Contact Lenses Really Safe?

Eye care has come a long way since the days of years past. Glasses designed to correct vision, or to help people who are either nearsighted or farsighted have been used for decades. Additionally, some people only require the use of reading glasses as ... [Published Examiner.com - 23 hours ago]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Corneal Cell Adhesion to Contact Lens Hydrogel Materials Enhanced via Tear Film Protein Deposition

by Claire M. Elkins, Qin M. Qi, Gerald G. FullerTear film protein deposition on contact lens hydrogels has been well characterized from the perspective of bacterial adhesion and viability. However, the effect of protein deposition on lens interactions ... [Published Plosone.org - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

CLE Contact Lenses and Shop CLE Are Offering a 48-Hour Back to School Sale Starting Today

New York based Eye Care Associates enters its 15th year in business online as the operator of CleContactLenses.com and Shopcle.com, an online e-tailer that sells contact lenses, contact lens removers, contact solutions and other items that are eye care ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Prof. Wolffsohn Speaks at CCLSA Meeting

Almost 50 optometrists braved dreary winter weather to attend the latest Cornea and Contact Lens Society Association (CCLSA) meeting held in Sydney’s King Street Wharf earlier this week.The highlight of the evening was the keynote presentation of past ... [Published Mivision - Aug 21 2014]

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"With this work we hope to improve the lives of many diabetes sufferers who depend on frequent blood glucose monitoring" the project's senior research Claire Gmachl said in a statement. She is the Eugene Higgins Professor of Electrical Engineering at Princeton
"We generally do not comment on market rumors, but we are not working on (and have never worked on) Ginko International" Glaucus twitted
He said: "The hospital were really good to Eliza. Without their help and expertise it could have been really different and she would not have had any sight. Now her site is good – she has about 40-50 per cent vision and has to wear an eye patch on her good eye but it doesn't seem to affect her."
"People with higher order aberrations often have irregularities in the shape of the cornea, and this irregular shape makes it very difficult to have a contact lens that will fit."

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Apple is Talking With Top Insurers Too And Not ... [Published Medical Device & Diagnostic Industry - 10 hours ago]
Westminster Street’s Providence Optical gains n... [Published Providence Business News - 11 hours ago]
Ginko shares rebound as short sell rumors dispe... [Published Focus Taiwan - 13 hours ago]
Federal Register: Revamping Microbiological Tes... [Published U.S. Food and Drug Administration - 13 hours ago]
Apple, Google Are Jumping Into Health Care. Is ... [Published Forbes.com - 14 hours ago]
Sutton Coldfield man to go to end of the land ... [Published Sutton Coldfield Observer - 15 hours ago]
Why healthcare could be Google Glass's biggest ... [Published City A.M. - 16 hours ago]
Are Contact Lenses Really Safe? [Published Examiner.com - 23 hours ago]
Wait, Postmates’ surge pricing is really called... [Published PandoDaily - 23 hours ago]
Make Up Factory launches four new mascaras in t... [Published Gadgets Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Google Glass inventor sees big things for the w... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - Aug 22 2014]
Google Glass inventor sees big things for the w... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 22 2014]
Google Glass inventor sees big things for the w... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 22 2014]
Corneal Cell Adhesion to Contact Lens Hydrogel ... [Published Plosone.org - Aug 21 2014]
Eyes Right for Forces Support. [Published Halesowen News - Aug 21 2014]
Future smartphone screens could correct vision ... [Published Business Standard India - Aug 21 2014]
Data, data everywhere, but not a bit that helps... [Published Philly.com - Aug 21 2014]
Display technology compensates for sight loss [Published Engineer Online - Aug 21 2014]
CLE Contact Lenses and Shop CLE Are Offering a ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Aug 21 2014]
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Google Glass inventor sees big things for the w... [Published Venturebeat - Aug 22 2014]
Above: Dr. Homero Rivas performing a demo with Google Glass Image Credit: Droiders SAN FRANCISCO — Google didn’t design its Glass wearable for medicine, but that use continues to be a hot topic of conversation among medical technologists and the investors ...
Research and Markets: Contact Lenses and Soluti... [Published Business Wire Health News - Aug 19 2014]
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mzb7mx/contact_lenses) has announced the addition of the "Contact Lenses and Solutions - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. The report provides ...
What Are Wearable Devices Really Capable Of? [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Aug 19 2014]
We’ve all heard the phrases “wearable technology” and “wearable devices” tossed around as tech enthusiasts get more excited about the potential for small sensors and electronics packed into a sporty watch or wristband to track our fitness and health ...
Unilens Expands Distribution of All C-Vue(R) Br... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 19 2014]
LARGO, FL and CINCINNATI, OH--(Marketwired - Aug 19, 2014) - Unilens Vision Inc. (OTCQB: UVIC), which develops, licenses, manufactures, distributes and markets specialty contact lenses, and Diversified Ophthalmics, Inc. today announced that Diversified ...
4 Crazy Google Ambitions [Published The Curious Capitalist - Aug 19 2014]
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Contact lens could open new vistas for the blind [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 09 2014]
Contact lens could open new vistas for the blind [Published Reuters Video: Technology - May 09 2014]
The Ultimate Novelty Contact Lens [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 24 2014]
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Global Soft Contact Lens Market Report [Published Financial Services - Apr 14 2014]
Free Consultations for Lumineers Now Offered at... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 20 2014]
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