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Free and Low Cost Screening Program Alleviates Childhood Vision Issues

Carlota del Portillo, April Nakayoshi, and Irene KaufmanPrevent Blindness Northern CaliforniaPre-school (ages 3-5) is an important time to check your child’s vision. A young child’s brain grows very fast, fed by what they see, hear and experience. Many preschoolers have undetected vision difficulties, making it harder to for them to learn, read or participate in activities in school.Latino children have a higher prevalence of astigmatism, about 17% in Latino preschoolers, much higher than in...

Middle East 3D Printing Materials Market at a CAGR of 16.7% in terms of value through 2025

Future Market Insights has announced the addition of the “3D Printing Materials Market: Middle East Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015-2025" report to their offering.PR-Inside.com: 2017-05-03 08:15:24 Introduction 3D printing materials market is witnessing increasing adoption among consumers across the globe. As the trend is shifting largely towards developing regions, 3D printing materials is witnessing impressive growth in Middle East regions. During the last few years, the...

A solution for precise, low-cost eye movement detection

Credit: imec Imec and Holst Centre (set up by imec and TNO) today announced the development of a sensing technology to detect eye movement in real time based on electrical sensing. Paving the way for the next generation of eye-tracking technology, imec's solution has promising applications in the fields of virtual and augmented reality. Today's eye movement detection technology makes use of high-resolution cameras embedded in eye-tracking screens...