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Loughborough Optometrist Explains More About Google Glass
You've probably heard about one of the latest and innovations from Google – Google Glass. Wikipedia describes Google Glass as a ‘wearable computer with a head-mounted display…' Mohammed Bhojani (Visual Answers Opticians Loughborough) explains.
Any online search results can be displayed directly in the upper right hand side of the user’s vision, which according to Google (https://support.google.com/
‘Although the appliance is already available to buy online and currently costs over £1000 and comes supplied with a plano non-preacription lenses, the appliance can be made up to an individuals glasses prescription by specialist opticians practices such as ours that will still allows the optimised viewing area but also includes single vision, bifocal and varifocal lens options’, said Mohammed Bhojani Optometrist and Contact Lens Specialist at Visual Answers opticians in Quorn and Barrow Upon Soar near Loughborough.
‘Like most 3D and HD TV images, Google Glass is most effective and most comfortable to use when the eyes are correctly focussed and the lenses centred correctly – this could be with a special spectacle lens or even contact lens’, said Mohammed.
'Research confirms the image display on Google Glass does not seem to have a negative effect on your eye health but the design could be a source of distraction when driving a car or even walking on a footpath or road that needs to be considered and appropriately and safeley managed.'
Find out more about Google Glass by reading this report (http://www.bbc.co.uk/
Visuaal Answers Optometrists Loughborough