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Glasses

A visitor of the 'NEXT Berlin' conference tries out the Google Glass on April 24, 2013 in Berlin. 'NEXT Berlin' describes itself as 'a meeting place for the European digital industry'. Organisers say that at the conference, 'marketing decision-makers and business developers meet technical experts and creative minds to discuss what will be important in the next 12 months'. The conference is running from April 23 to 24, 2013. AFP PHOTO / OLE SPATA / GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read Ole Spata/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Partnering With Ray-Ban, Oakley To Create Cooler Google Glass Options

Google has joined forces with the parent company of Ray-Ban and Oakley – in an effort to make its Google Glass Internet connected eyewear cooler looking.

03/25/2014

Can I Pay For Contacts Or Glasses With My Health Insurance?

Some insurance plans may include coverage for contacts and glasses, though most don’t.

03/12/2014

A boy plays a game on a cell phone at the Hewlett-Packard 'Hack-a-thon' event in Santa Clara, October 11, 2011. (CBS)

HP Develops Glasses-Free 3-D For Mobile Devices

Researchers at Hewlett-Packard Co. say they’ve developed a way to put glasses-free 3-D video on mobile devices with a wide enough viewing angle to allow viewers to see objects more fully just by tilting the screen.

03/20/2013

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Tech Watch: Google Working On High-Tech Glasses?

Google is rumored to have a new product in the works, glasses that would work with “augmented reality” apps.

02/07/2012