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Bluetooth glasses or laser eye surgery?

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01
Dec
2013

Bluetooth glasses or laser eye surgery?

Bluetooth glasses or laser eye surgery?
Do you find that you keep misplacing your glasses? Or do you have several pairs dotted around the house, car and office, so that you so do not find yourself without them? Phone Halo thinks that they have found a solution. They have designed a special pair of glasses that have a bluetooth device attached to the arm that alerts you when you have moved a certain distance from your spectacles. It sends a signal to your smartphone which sets off an alarm on the phone. It can also stop you from losing your telephone in the same way. When you leave your phone the bluetooth device emits a quiet tone behind the ear. If you go out of range from the bluetooth device the TrackR can drop a pin in a map so you can see the location and a distance indicator helps you trace it.

Its a great idea for commonly misplaced items such as phones, and wallets, but a large bluetooth device on the side of your face is not exactly subtle. The large device is just too big and the cumbersome extra appendage can be uncomfortable pressing on the back of the ear, not to mention its not very stylish.

Surely a much better option would be to throw away the glasses for good and then you don’t even need to worry about losing them, or even breaking them. Laser vision correction can correct short sight, long sight and astigmatism, and even help you out of your reading glasses. So why not take a trip the The Focus Clinic and see how we can make each day a little easier, (just try not to forget your keys!).

 

By: Hannah Howard

If you are interested in vision correction at Focus Clinic please call us on 0207 307 8250 and book a free consultation.

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