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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 a pseudo-discount.After you pick out a frame, lenses,...

Tech Savvy: Do you have the proper eyewear to see Monday's rare event?

A solar eclipse is when the moon passes between the sun and earth and blocks all or part of the sun. Depending on where you are during the big celestial event will be the difference in observing a partial or a total solar eclipse. Totality is when the moon will completely cover the sun. The path of totality will stretch from the east coast at Lincoln Beach, Ore., to the west coast at Charleston, S.C. For the rest of the country, which includes us, the Brainerd lakes area, we will see a...

UAE optical industry at 18th edition of Vision-X

UAE optical industry at 18th edition of Vision-X20.08.2017: UAE census finds malls account for one third of all optical store visits; Middle East optical industry now worth Eur 2.4 billion UAE census finds malls account for one third of all optical store visits; Middle East optical industry now worth Eur 2.4 billionContact lens manufacturers to corner growth of UAE optical industry at 18th edition of Vision-X Caption:     Vision-X 2017 will provide opportunities for eyecare and...