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Text messages direct to your contact lens

Posted By admin On December 8, 2012 @ 8:17 am In Featured Stories,Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

Bruno Waterfield
London Telegraph [1]
Dec 8, 2012

Ghent University’s centre of microsystems technology has developed a spherical curved LCD display which can be embedded in contact lenses and handle projected images using wireless technology.

“Now that we have established the basic technology, we can start working towards real applications, possibly available in only a few years,” said Professor Herbert De Smet.

Unlike previous contact lens displays, which are limited to a few small pixels to make up an image, the new technology allows the whole curved surface of the lens to be used.

One application suggested by the researchers is a “one pixel, fully covered contact lens acting as adaptable sunglasses”.

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[1] London Telegraph: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/news/9729403/Text-messages-direct-to-your-contact-lens.html

[2] Computerised contact lens will keep you up to date with news and texts: http://www.prisonplanet.com/computerised-contact-lens-will-keep-you-up-to-date-with-news-and-texts.html

[3] Newlyweds: TSA Ruined Our Honeymoon Over Bottle Of Contact Lens Solution: http://www.prisonplanet.com/newlyweds-tsa-ruined-our-honeymoon-over-bottle-of-contact-lens-solution.html

[4] Police agencies are now collecting tips via text messages and the Internet: http://www.prisonplanet.com/police-agencies-are-now-collecting-tips-via-text-messages-and-the-internet.html

[5] Investigation reveals Facebook is spying on smartphone users’ personal text messages: http://www.prisonplanet.com/investigation-reveals-facebook-is-spying-on-smartphone-users-personal-text-messages.html

[6] T-Mobile admits to censoring text messages: http://www.prisonplanet.com/t-mobile-admits-to-censoring-text-messages.html

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