Lenses


Improper Use of Contact Lenses can Lead to Serious Eye Damage: CDC

Improper Use of Contact Lenses can Lead to Serious Eye Damage: CDC

Nearly 1 in 5 contact lens-related infections result in damaging eye...

Aug 20 2016, 11:46am CDT

Harvard's Ultra-thin Planar Metalens to Revolutionize Smartphone Lenses

Harvard's Ultra-thin Planar Metalens to Revolutionize Smartphone Lenses

A new lens technology could replace heavy, bulky lenses in smartphones and telescopes....

Jun 5 2016, 2:58am CDT

Thin Lenses Convert Your Mobile into Digital Microscope

Thin BLIPS Lenses Convert Your Mobile into Digital Microscope

A European company has developed a set of thin, stick-on lenses that can turn your mobile phone into a portable, digital micros...

May 21 2016, 2:53am CDT

Contact lenses may alter eye's natural bacteria, says study

Contact lenses may alter eye's natural bacteria, says study

Do you wear contact lenses every day? A new study has found that contact lenses may alter the natural microbial environment of...

Mar 23 2016, 1:59am CDT

Nano-scale devices

Scientists Develop Stretchable Nano-Devices to Manipulate Light and Make Smart Contact Lenses

A collaborative effort between researchers from the RMIT University and the University of Adelaide has resulted in the creation...

Feb 19 2016, 5:31am CST

SPIDER space telescope

Lockheed Martin to Use Telescopes with Several Tiny Lenses Instead Of One Large One

It is on record that Galileo was probably the first scientist to gaze at the moon with a telescope 400 years ago, and his type...

Jan 25 2016, 9:01pm CST

99% People Use Contact Lenses Wrong, Study Reveals

99% People Use Contact Lenses Wrong, Study Reveals

Virtually all contact lens wearers in United States are doing one thing or another to get germs in their eyes, CDC report sugge...

Aug 29 2015, 7:03am CDT

First 3D LED printer could print heads-up-display contact lenses

First 3D LED printer could print heads-up-display contact lenses

Researchers at Princeton University have developed a 3D printer that can print LEDs in layers...

Nov 23 2014, 11:19am CST

Sony To Bring DSLR Lenses To Smartphones With Its New Accessory

Sony To Bring DSLR Lenses To Smartphones With Its New Accessory

What’s great about this system is that E-mount lenses are already widely available, and offer a very solid performance while re...

Sep 3 2014, 12:57pm CDT

Contact Lenses to Take Pictures

Contact Lenses will Get Smarter

Google is going to make its smart contact lenses even more smarter by adding a micro camera system in it with a blood glucose m...

Apr 23 2014, 1:58am CDT

Diabetes to be Measured by Contact Lenses

Diabetes or No Diabetes? Check it via Contact Lenses

Google is going to make a pair of contact lenses for diabetes with some micro-circuitry in them. They will measure the glucose...

Feb 3 2014, 6:02am CST

Contact Lenses to Measure Glucose Levels

Contact Lenses to Measure Glucose Levels

Google is going to create a pair of contact lenses with some micro-circuitry in them. They will measure the glucose levels of d...

Jan 22 2014, 4:02am CST

Google Reveals New Product: 'Smart' Contact Lenses

Google Reveals New Product: 'Smart' Contact Lenses

Google “glucose” right now, and you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getting into...

Jan 17 2014, 10:11am CST

Smart Contact Lenses? Leave It To Google

Smart Contact Lenses? Leave It To Google

If you Google “blood sugar” right now, you’ll find a slew of results with Google in the header. This is because Google is getti...

Jan 17 2014, 9:21am CST

Cheaper DSLR Alternative: Samsung NX1000 20.3 MP WiFi camera with two lenses

Cheaper DSLR Alternative: Samsung NX1000 20.3 MP WiFi camera with two lenses

connects to a wireless network to share photos, great performance...

May 8 2013, 12:13pm CDT

DARPA To Test iOptik Contact Lenses

DARPA To Test iOptik Contact Lenses

Augmented reality contact lenses in testing with FDA...

Apr 13 2012, 1:34pm CDT

Samsung Offers Firmware Update for i-Function Lenses on NX10

Samsung Offers Firmware Update for i-Function Lenses on NX10

NX10 gets support for new lenses...

Oct 12 2010, 12:07pm CDT

Lens Baby Offers Lenses for Micro Four thirds and Sony a NEX Cameras

Lens Baby Offers Lenses for Micro Four thirds and Sony a NEX Cameras

Nikon lenses fit micro four-thirds cams with this adapter...

Sep 22 2010, 10:15am CDT

Olympus E-450 10MP DSLR Camera w/ 2 lenses for $399 + free shipping

Olympus E-450 10MP DSLR Camera w/ 2 lenses for $399 + free shipping

Walmart offers the Olympus E-450 10-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with the Zuiko 14-42mm f/3.5-5.6 Lens and the Zuiko 40-150mm f...

Jul 26 2010, 12:00pm CDT

Sony Unveils New NEX-VG10 Handycam with Interchangeable Lenses

Sony Unveils New NEX-VG10 Handycam with Interchangeable Lenses

Sony has pulled the wraps off a new camcorder for the consumer that has interchangeable lenses like a DSLR camera. The new camc...

Jul 14 2010, 7:37am CDT

Canon T1i 15MP Digital SLR Camera with 3 lenses for $665 + $8 s&h

Canon T1i 15MP Digital SLR Camera with 3 lenses for $665 + $8 s&h

Sears offers the Canon EOS Digital Rebel T1i 15.1-Megapixel Digital SLR Camera with the Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS Lens, C...

Jun 13 2010, 12:30pm CDT

Lomo Oktomat Film Camera has 8 Lenses

Lomo Oktomat Film Camera has 8 Lenses

If you ever wanted to be able to take your own time-lapse photos, the Lomo Oktomat camera makes that easy. There are eight diff...

May 28 2007, 1:27pm CDT