eMacula- The lens of the future

Remember the Google glasses that came out a few years ago? Though it was a working product, it wasn’t very user-friendy. Besides that, it made the wearer look like Cyborg. eMacula is a revolutionary new augmented reality and virtual reality system designed by Innovega. The eMacula is a new generation of eyewear that combines smart…

Wearable Glucose Sensor- No prick; no pain

With a whooping 422 million diabetic patients in this world, are pricking fingers and drawing blood the most efficient ways to constantly keep track of our blood sugar levels? Well, not anymore because researchers have developed an ultra-thin, flexible sensor that could be incorporated into contact lenses or on the backs of watches for real-time…

Smart Contact Lens May Diagnose Diabetes

Scientists have developed a new smart contact lens with built-in wireless sensors that may help diagnose diabetes, glaucoma and other health conditions. Researchers from Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) in South Korea, in collaboration with researchers from Kyungpook National University, have developed the lens, which could assist with monitoring biomarkers for intraocular…