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Being colorblind is tougher than you think. This tech colors my world

With the help of these special glasses, I can finally see more of what others see every day and feel a little less excluded.

By August 6, 2015

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Fingers crossed for AirBnb on Kepler-452b (Tomorrow Daily 214)

We know we're being ridiculously optimistic about this, but we hope there's an entire race of highly evolved beings over on NASA's newly discovered planet in the Kepler system, and we also hope they have really fast Internet.

By July 23, 2015

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Drones deliver abortion pills to women in Poland

Drones have been used to deliver abortion drugs to women in Poland in a protest against Poland's pregnancy termination laws.

By June 30, 2015

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Websites for sore eyes: Shopping for glasses online

Picking out new prescription glasses used to be a process: you'd try on dozens and dozens of frames, only to spend a lot of money and wait weeks for their arrival. Now, it's easy to go online and order an inexpensive pair from one of the several new sites designed for a pain-free shopping experience. CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best places to buy eyewear online in the Tech Minute.

By June 3, 2015

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Google Glass adds prescription lenses, frames

The smart headset offers options for the bespectacled, NSA taps into apps for data, and Sony has "slim" news to share.

By January 28, 2014

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Google Glass adds prescription lenses, frames

The smart headset offers options for the bespectacled, NSA taps into apps for data, and Sony has "slim" news to share.

By January 28, 2014

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Google Glass now framed for prescriptions

Prescription frames are ready for current Google Glass owners, as another piece of the Glass puzzle comes into focus.

By January 27, 2014

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Meet the parasite that can burrow its way into the human eye

A 19-year-old college student in England contracted a microscopic parasite called Acanthamoeba that started eating her left eye. The other scary part: how she got it.

By May 27, 2015

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Google Glass prescription frames said to start at $99

Rochester Optical is said to debut its prescription frames for the wearable tech in less than two weeks, and apparently they'll come in an array of styles.

By December 31, 2013

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Prescription Google Glass pics posted online, then yanked

Pictures of what could be a prescription-lens Google Glass unit were posted online by a Google employee, then promptly taken down.

2 Images By December 7, 2013