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The iPhone iDoctor

Smartphones, and the iPhone in particular, are changing the way we do everything. From helping to diagnose breast cancer to communicating with those unable to speak, this technology has led to breakthroughs in many areas.  Now the iPhone is being developed to provide basic eye care to third-world and indigent populations. The first development from [...]

By |July 18th, 2011|Eye Health, Technology|0 Comments

The All-Capturing Artificial Eye

In 2005, Tanya Vlach tragically lost one of her eyes in a car accident, now she wants to replace her prosthetic eye with a digital video camera.  And if Tanya achieves her 'vision,' her new eye will be full of awesome little gizmos and gadgets. Vlach turned to Kickstarter for funding to install a unique, [...]

By |July 10th, 2011|Technology|0 Comments