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Mission Impossible Now Possible with Google Glass

In the beginning of Mission Impossible 2, Ethan Hunt receives his next assignment while rock climbing. The assignment comes via sunglasses showing him a screen directly in his field of vision giving him the necessary mission details. Cool, but out-of-reach technology for most people. Maybe … [More]

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New Year’s Eye Safety Resolutions

New Year’s resolutions abound this time of year, covering every aspect of improving yourself from eating and fitness to organizing and relationships. Yet, even though about 2,000 workers a day suffer eye injury requiring medical treatment and about 125,000 … [More]

Winter Safety Goggles

3 Tips For Selecting Cold Weather Safety Goggles

For those of us in the Northern States, the falling temperatures and recent snow flurries are a good indication the first day of winter is just around the corner. These colder temperatures mean significant changes for those who have to work outdoors. While … [More]

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5 Tips To Help Keep The Holidays The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year

From decorating for the holidays and visiting family to preparing feasts and enjoying activities in the snow, this time of year provides seemingly unending choices for fun, family and fellowship. Unfortunately, the busyness and merriment of this time of … [More]

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Smith Optics Elite and Kryptek Create Limited Edition Sunglasses

Recently the Smith Optics Elite Division teamed up with Kryptek Outdoor Group to create the first pair of sunglasses to feature Kryptek's Highlander camouflage pattern.  Based upon the popular Smith Elite Lockwood sunglasses, which feature a classic, yet … [More]

HydroTac Bifocal Lenses

Optx 20/20 Hydrotac Stick-On Bifocal Lenses are Back In Stock!

Good News: Nearsighted people can rejoice, because after a wait of nearly two years, Neoptx, based in Miramar FL, announced that their new in-house molding facility has started production on their popular Optx 20/20 HydroTac Stick-On Bifocal … [More]

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New Elvex Reflect-Specs Hi-Viz Safety Glasses

Elvex has launched a new safety glasses innovation that helps increase worker visibility at night and low-light conditions. The new Elvex Reflect-Specs feature a patented frame design that integrates a reflective panel into the temple arms. This highly … [More]

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3D and Vision Health

While 3D technology has been around for over a decade,  it’s only made its way into the home fairly recently. Along with it comes concern over vision health, especially for young viewers. But is that concern justifiable? Consumer Reports says no … [More]

Cold Weather Safety Tips

STAY Safe in Extreme Cold

Those living in certain places of the world like the upper Midwest United States, Canada and Russia expect cold and snow as part of their normal yearly weather cycle. But a Polar Vortex has individuals living in these places and many others experiencing … [More]

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“You’ll shoot your eye out, Mom!”

Over the years, parents have warned their children countless times to be careful with objects that pose an obvious threat to their eyes, including things like BB guns and scissors. Now it’s the parents’ turn to hear a similar warning regarding champagne … [More]