New EyeMusic App Helps Blind to 'See' Through Music

By Catherine Wolinski
Tuesday, April 08, 2014 3:30 PM A new app developed by Amir Amedi, professor and head of the Center for Human Perception and Cognition at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, may help the blind to "see" through music.

Filmmakers Win $45K in Zenni Video Contest

By John Sailer
Thursday, February 20, 2014 2:55 PM NOVATO, Calif.—The filmmaking team of Jesse Eisenhardt and Eric L. Wong plan to spend at least part of the $20,000 they won in the Zenni Video Contest to "buy Zenni glasses."

Need a Way to Battle S.A.D.? Get Happy.

By Deirdre Carroll
Thursday, January 02, 2014 2:50 PM The days are shorter and the weather is colder, winter is here.

Sunglasses to Hide Behind

By Andrew Karp
Thursday, December 26, 2013 4:00 PM When buying sunglasses, performance and style are the two major criteria for most people.

Inside Vision Monday’s Eye² Zone at Vision Expo West

By Andrew Karp
Friday, October 18, 2013 1:43 PM Vision Monday partnered with International Vision Expo to produce the Eye² Zone, a dedicated showcase for new, non-traditional vision technologies exclusive to Vision Expo.

Essilor Study Highlights Importance of Good Vision for Taxi Drivers

By Andrew Karp
Friday, October 11, 2013 1:49 PM NEW YORK—In an effort to raise awareness of World Sight Day (Oct. 10, 2013) and bring global attention to the importance of eye exams, Essilor took a closer look at how vision impacts us in everyday situations—specifically focusing on taxi drivers.

Flashmob in Paris Raises Awareness for World Sight Day 2013

By Catherine Wolinski
Friday, October 11, 2013 11:29 AM PARIS—World Sight Day 2013 has taken many forms, and in one case, that form was 100 Essilor Group employees in a choreographed dance in public Paris square.

Cognoptix Reports Positive Results for Trial of Simple Eye Test for Alzheimer's

By Andrew Karp
Thursday, September 26, 2013 4:42 PM Cognoptix announced that it has developed a simple eye test that has the potential to change the way that Alzheimer’s disease is detected and managed.

Epiphany Eyewear Hits the Runway at NY Fashion Week With BCBGMAXAZRIA

By Andrew Karp
Friday, September 13, 2013 2:15 PM Epiphany Eyewear, a stylish new brand of electronic eyeglasses equipped with HD video, made an appearance at New York Fashion Week. The smart specs were worn by models showing off the latest collection by BCBGMAXAZRIA.

Emerging Vision's Project Eyesight Gives Eyecare to Those in Need in the U.S.

By John Sailer
Wednesday, August 28, 2013 9:00 AM BROOKVILLE, N.Y.—To launch its non-profit Project Eyesight organization to help people throughout the country get eyecare and eyeglasses, Emerging Vision, Inc., held its first event at the Brookville Center for Children’s Services.