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glaucoma

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ARM tries to spread its chips to forests, fields, and factories (Q&A)

Gary Atkinson's job is to make sure the Internet of Things becomes the next big thing for chip designer ARM.

By July 4, 2014

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Got glaucoma? Put a little vitamin E in your lens

Using vitamin E in new contact lenses could keep glaucoma medicine near the eye almost 100 times longer than possible with current lenses on the market.

By March 24, 2010

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Sunglasses smarten up to 'fight' the sun's glare

Lenses are actually LCD screens that, with the assistance of a tiny camera in the bridge of the glasses, can in just 50 milliseconds find--and create dark spots around--glaring light.

By July 18, 2011

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Nintendo 3DS has wow factor--and warning (video)

There's a lot of cool new 3D technology packed into Nintendo's soon-to-be-released 3DS gaming device. But the company warns that the gadget's 3D mode isn't for everyone. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports.

By March 25, 2011

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Researchers unveil first mm-scale computing system

Researchers at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference in San Francisco demonstrate a prototype implantable eye pressure monitor and a tiny new radio.

By February 22, 2011

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iPad has 'changed' 99-year-old woman's life

Elderly woman suffering from glaucoma finds new way to enjoy favorite pastimes with the help of Apple's iPad, as shown in a video going viral.

By April 22, 2010

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The 404 566: Where Jeff gets number 9 (podcast)

The subject of Jeff's bad cell phone luck has come up several times on The 404 Podcast already, but we're coming back to it once again because he just received his NINTH Palm Pre from the good folks at Sprint, who are now offering a "trade 9, get one free frozen yogurt" stamp card in his honor.

By April 23, 2010

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Cyclops camera helps the visually impaired

The wearable device is designed to correct poor eyesight for those suffering from glaucoma and other disabilities.

By February 15, 2008