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The biggest sunglasses trends in the past 60 years

Since sunglasses as we know them were invented, back in the 1920s, all manner of shades have come in and out of fashion, prompted by celebs, subcultures and catwalk collections. But now, there are a handful of designs that so epitomise a particular era that they’re pretty much permanently in vogue – and in the shops. From aviators to wraparounds, here are the vintage classics throughout the decades.1950s: Cat EyeAudrey Hepburn (PA)Cat eye sunglasses are characterised by teardrop-shaped...

Hands-on with Everysight's long-promised head-up-display sunglasses

BikeBiz first featured the Everysight head-up-display Raptor sunglasses in 2015. The Israeli company behind the glasses – a spin-off from a military HUD maker, natch – is now readying for a market launch and allowed journos to play with its tech last month at Bike PressCamp in Deer Valley, Utah. The embargo on the product has now lifted and it's likely you'll see a number of websites covering these sunglasses today.Everysight was spun off from Israeli defence electronics company Elbit...

No transgender people to serve in US military 'in any capacity' – Trump

Transgender people will not be allowed to serve in the American military in any capacity, President Donald Trump said, adding that US forces shouldn’t be “burdened by” medical costs and “disruption” they would bring. "After consultation with my Generals and military experts, please be advised that the United States Government will not accept or allow ... Transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military," Trump wrote on Twitter.After consultation with my...