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Round Rock kids design and sell solar eclipse sunglasses

Related CoverageROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) — Karina and Garrett Schmitt are two young adult entrepreneurs who have invented glasses which make it safe to view the solar eclipse on Aug. 21.The Round Rock kids are selling their glasses online and at flea markets and festivals this summer.The idea started at the family’s cabin in Oregon, which is in the path of the total eclipse. Karina says she and Garrett sat down and made modifications to solar glasses that they knew people would need.They...

Jins Frontswitch 3-In-1 glasses review

Gadgets today perform more than one job — our smartphones double as a camera, and our cars can even double as a smartphone. We get used to having such versatility from products we buy. On the other hand, eyewear traditionally does one job. It helps us see, or stops us squinting in the sunlight. However, choose the right pair of glasses from eyewear-maker Jins, and that changes. Jins has proven its tech credentials in the past with the Meme smartglasses, and the latest Jins Frontswitch is a...

How to Choose Glasses That Suit You | Specsavers Summer Style

Something I've become more interested in in recent years is my eyewear - I do love a pair of glasses. I will admit that when I was told several years ago I needed glasses for reading and close work I was more than a little excited: That meant choosing frames, hurrah! Since I had my first pair I've gone through many different styles and looking back, I perhaps didn't choose glasses that suited me all that well (in the same way you get to know your own style in clothes, I've got to know what...