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Three Companies Bringing Innovation to EDC Sunglasses

The true test of a person’s EDC kit is when it is reduced to the bare essentials. After you ditch that 30L pack, what are you normally carrying? I would venture for many folks the trinity includes watch, phone, keys. What comes after that? Maybe flashlight, knife, watch? As long as I’ve been an adult, I’ve always had a pair of EDC sunglasses with me, whether it’s on my face, tucked into my collar, or in my bag. Sunglasses are nothing new but for an item that is such a core part of so many, it...

Photo Release -- Oakley Launches NANOWIRE Sunglasses: Latest Addition to Company's Polarized Eyewear Collection

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif., June 21, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Oakley, Inc. (NYSE:OO) today announced the launch of NANOWIRE(tm), the company's first dedicated polarized sunglass line, as well as a new campaign focused on communicating the advantages of the company's superior polarized lens technology. This coordinated launch is designed to be the most comprehensive consumer education initiative in the company's history. A photo accompanying this release is available at...

The Best Sunglasses of 2018

Wherever your cold-weather escape trajectory leads, these best-in-class shades improve the view.(Courtesy Sunski)Sunski Plover ($58)Sunski, as ever, delivers quality and style that could easily cost twice as much. The Plover’s synthetic lenses are both polarized and mirrored—often premium upgrades. We put the optics to the test on a relentlessly sunny weekend on and next to the Pacific, where inferior lenses would have left our eyes fried.Buy Now(Courtesy Spy)Spy Cyrus Whitewall ($130)Aggro,...