Tag: Technology

Not Your Mama’s Progressives

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Progressive lenses are kind of like the Swiss Army knife of glasses. They have multiple uses, helping you see near, far, and in-between, all without you ever needing to put on another pair of glasses. While convenient for those who need them, they get a bad rap for being difficult to adjust to even causing Read More »

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Eye-tracking Technology Makes Ordering Pizza Easy as Pie

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The eyes are very expressive. They can show attentiveness, sadness, they even change when you see someone you love, but can your eyes reveal what you want for dinner? One restaurant chain is testing that idea right now with the help of eye-tracking technology. Pizza Hut and Tobii have teamed up to create a “subconscious menu” that selects pizza Read More »

Hearing Aids: The Wearable Technology of the Future

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This is a guest post from James Gunter of TruHearing, a program exclusive to VSP Vision Care members. Over the last few years, we’ve seen a boom not just in smart technology but in the way that smartphone apps and wearable tech are improving our well being. For example, the FitBit and the Nike Fuelband Read More »

Computer Vision Syndrome and Kids

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Kids these days… We live in a world where technology is constantly evolving, but sometimes we forget just how big of a role it plays in our life until our technology habits are mirrored right back at us by kids. When my niece was just 3 years old, she would ask to have her picture taken with my phone, and immediately Read More »