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Visually impaired plaintiff says online glasses retailer's website violates ADA; Legal reform group says lawyers only after money

NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – A prospective federal class action lawsuit filed in New York City last week claims a retailer of online glasses violated both the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and New York laws by not providing proper website access for the visually-impaired.Lawrence Young, of The Bronx, N.Y., brought the suit on behalf of himself and all other persons similarly situated versus Warby Parker Retail, Inc. and JAND, Inc., in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District...

The best places to buy stylish and inexpensive glasses online

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.Warby ParkerAnyone who wears glasses knows how painful the process of finding a new pair can be; it's a real struggle.Often you'll find yourself in a chain retailer with a single wall of options to choose from, with a store clerk rushing you to decide while trying to sell you on...

Apple's augmented reality glasses revealed in patent that shows they could be controlled by a finger hovering over the lens

Apple has been rumored to be developing its own smart glassesNow the company's AR firm Mataio has filed a patent for the technologyIt shows the approach could be adapted to smartphone screens as wellBy Sage Lazzaro For Dailymail.comPublished: 15:33 EDT, 28 July 2017 | Updated: 16:33 EDT, 28 July 2017 It's no secret that Apple's CEO Tim Cook is a big fan of augmented reality, as he's touted its potential to change lives just as the smartphone did.Rumors that the company is planning to...