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Why do these Nike sunglasses cost $395?

Nike's new Vaporwing sunglasses for runners may not have any electronics, but according to Nike Vision a lot of technology went into building them.

By February 8, 2016

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​I used my eyes to control virtual reality, and someday you will too

VR headsets, and especially smartglasses, could get a lot better with the addition of eye tracking. Eyefluence convinced me.

By February 11, 2016

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Why I still don't want to wear smartglasses

Commentary: There might be a lot of new takes on smart things to wear on your face...but if they aren't amazing like VR or at least good-looking to wear, I'm out.

By January 25, 2016

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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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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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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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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

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Correction: Google Glass may have found a prescription lens partner

The headline on this story has been changed to reflect that Google and VSP Global are in talks.

By November 22, 2013