Novartis and Alphabet's smart contact lenses aren't set for human clinical trials in 2016, as previously promised. A spokesperson has explained that both companies are learning as the development progresses, promising to provide updates in the future.
Wearable Tech November 21, 2016
Sony has filed a patent for a smart contact lens that features an ability to capture photos and videos. What makes it different from Samsung's smart lens with camera?
Wearable Tech May 1, 2016
Samsung filed a patent in South Korea for a smart contact lens that would provide an augmented reality experience.
Wearable Tech April 6, 2016
Google X spins off its Life Sciences division. The Life Sciences team is still focused on smart contact lenses.
Business August 21, 2015
The popular spy movies and TV series we love feature some of the most interesting high-tech gadgets. Here's a look at the best spy gear that is actually based off real technology.
Movies/TV Shows August 13, 2015
Glass may have gone to ground, but Google isn't giving up on eyewear. A newly published application for a patent suggests that Google's smart contact lens could hit the market soon.
Wearable Tech June 28, 2015
Novartis is licensing Google's smart lens technology for medical use. The lens will track glucose levels for diabetes patients and could later replace reading glasses.
Wearable Tech July 15, 2014
A new chip could make it possible for people to see ultraviolet or infrared wavelengths of light. Do you want to see wavelengths nature never intended humans to see?
March 18, 2014
Google winked at the future of diabetes management as it reveals efforts to develop smart contact lenses that can measure blood sugar levels using human tears.
Wearable Tech January 17, 2014
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