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May 21, 2020
Headache, back pain, sleep deprivation: Prolonged screen use during Coronavirus lockdown can have detrimental effectsLong term issues that could crop up with increased screen time is obesity, heart disease, sleep disorders, behavioural and educational issues.
Jun 17, 2018
Facebook is working on an AI-based system which will open closed eyes in photosFacebook thinks that this new system could be of immense use for users to replace closed eyes with open ones.
May 29, 2018
Snapchat brings out a new Lens which not only responds to what its sees, but also to what it hearsSnapchat launches a new animal mask Lens that responds to sound
May 09, 2017
Google Doodle celebrates 181st birthday of Ferdinand Monoyer, the inventor of dioptreThe Google doodle includes two eyes instead of the two ‘o’s in Google that are trying to focus on the eye chart.
Feb 19, 2017
Scientists develop an app that can interpret eye gestures; speak language of eyesResearchers have developed an app that could help people speak the language of eyes -- literally. The smartphone app that researchers working with Microsoft have developed can interpret eye gestures in real time, decode these gestures into predicted utterances, and facilitate communication.
Dec 07, 2016
Automated passport system rejects application of Asian descent in New Zealand; asks him to open eyesA New Zealand man of Asian descent had his passport photograph rejected when facial recognition software mistakenly registered his eyes as being closed.
May 17, 2016
Robot's in-hand eye maps surroundings in 3DResearchers including an Indian-origin scientist from Carnegie Mellon University have found that a camera attached to the robot's hand can rapidly create a 3D model of its environment and also locate the hand within that 3D world. The team found they can improve the accuracy of the map by incorporating the arm itself as a sensor, using the angle of its joints to better determine the pose of the camera.
Jan 25, 2015
'Sensory Substitution Devices' to help the blind see via other senses: StudyUsing first-of-the-kind devices, Israeli scientists have mapped brains of the blind to solve how our brains can adapt to the rapid cultural and technological changes of the 21st century.
Jun 18, 2014
Study shows how alcohol affects night vision in drunk driversAlcohol disturbs the tear-film that covers the surface of the eyes in drunk drivers, leading to deterioration of vision, says a new study.
Sep 07, 2012
Blinding amoeba targets contact lens usersA deadly amoeba present in tap water, showers and swimming pools, is targeting contact lens users by chewing through their eyeballs and causing blindness.