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Visa wants to let you pay for stuff with your sunglasses

Your humble sunglasses are about to get yet another upgrade.

Visa unveiled a prototype for payment-enabled sunglasses this week, which look almost exactly like regular sunglasses, but are enabled with a small NFC chip that lets you pay by tapping the glasses on a contactless terminal. 253 more words

Glasses That Measure Brain Activity

It’s happening.

Wearable tech is no doubt beginning to heavily infiltrate the eyewear world – and we’re not just talking VR goggles. Italian eyewear company Safilo is currently testing sunglasses that actually measure your focus level, then help you to improve it. 173 more words

Designer Eyewear

No need for bifocals if these liquid lens smart glasses prove to be a success

We may not need to get reading glasses or switch to bifocals as we age if these liquid lens smart glasses prove to be successful. 481 more words

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Augmented Reality - it's just around the corner

Vuzix knows that people don’t want to be embarrassed when they put something on their face. So the company is working hard to ship a pair of augmented reality smartglasses this year that will be thin enough to wear comfortably.

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Glasses that automatically focus on what you see

Move over, bifocals and reading glasses.

A team based at the University of Utah has just unveiled “Smart Glasses,” which have liquid-based lenses. They automatically adjust focus upon whatever their wearer is looking at. 190 more words

Designer Eyewear