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What Staring At Computer Screens For A Long Time Does To Your Eyes

The Question: I stare at a computer screen all day for work. Is it ruining my eyesight?The Answer: If you’ve ever looked at a computer screen for hours on end, you probably know what it feels like when your eyes are tired and your head is tense.What you’re likely experiencing could be computer vision syndrome, also known as digital eye strain. The condition occurs from prolonged use of digital devices like laptops, tablets and smartphones, according to the American Optometric Association....

Eamonn Casey: When The Irish Times met the bishop in Ecuador

There was light on in the church but its door was locked that dark Saturday evening in September 1997. A white-haired figure, wearing glasses, emerged. At 66 then he was taller and thinner than expected, wearing dark casual clothes and carrying an empty glass jug. But the rapid gait, with its short step, the shuffle, and slight stoop forward, were unmistakable.“Dr Casey . . .,” I called and walked towards him. I identified myself. He was cool, civil, courteous. A child was dying in the church...

Historic Route 66: The Virtual Travel

The first web series about the Route 66 filmed in 360 degrees. Crowdfunding is now starting.[embedded content]Online PR News – 02-April-2017 – London – Many people dream to travel the historic Route 66 but this is expensive and not easy. The production house based in London „The Old Film Farm ltd” wants to produce the first travel guide filmed in 360 to bring the audience really trough the most important road in the world.“With this technology is possible to travel sitting on the couch!”With...