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Self-Cleaning Glass Market is Progressing Towards a Strong Growth by 2025

Self-Cleaning Glass Market: IntroductionSelf-cleaning glass is a low maintenance glass made by depositing a thin layer of chemical that has photolytic and hydrophilic properties, which makes the glass easier to clean. Self-cleaning glass is fog and glare resistant. The material applied doesn’t alter the usual properties of glass, such as mechanical, thermal and acoustic properties. Self-cleaning glass is a quintessential part of hard to reach areas for manual cleaning, such as facades and...

How Von Arkel designs eyewear like a Swiss watchmaker

Ergonomic technology helps create eco-sustainable lightweight frame featuring patented titanium hinge that requires no screws or solderingBy Jacqueline Tsang7 Sep 2017Fellow four-eyes, take note: eyewear can be sexy and stylish.The Swiss brand Von Arkel, founded in 2014, is relatively new to the luxury scene, but it’s been attracting attention due to its horological approach to craftsmanship.CEO Christophe Kozma took inspiration from his country’s strong horological history and designed...

These versatile reading glasses are super thin, weigh less than a nickel, and stick to the back of your phone

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.ThinOpticsFor those of us who rely on reading glasses, there are likely more than a few memories of squinting at the fine print on a dinner menu or asking a friend to transcribe the appetizers out loud because you forgot your pair.If that's the case, you'll likely be happy to know there's an inexpensive and extremely easy...