The iPad, what do we use it for?

The original iPad was released less than 5 years ago by Apple, and in the short time since, has become one of the most significant electronic devices in our day.  Although expectations were high for Apple’s re-imagining of the tablet, many users were initially confused or bemused as to what to use the iPad for. […]

Age-related Macular Degeneration: Is Blue Light A Risk Factor?

The main cause of vision loss and blindness in the western world is a condition called Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). AMD is degeneration of the macula, which is the part of the retina responsible for the sharp, central vision needed to read or drive. The most commonly diagnosed form – “dry” AMD – is usually […]

How to Protect Your Sleep from E-Readers and Tablets

While it may be premature to eulogise the print industry, there’s no doubt that digital technology is taking over where paper once ruled. You most likely work behind a screen of some sort, and have done for years or decades. But smartphones, e-readers, and tablets have drastically increased the variety of reasons your face is […]

Ocushield: The Future of Blue Light Protection

You may be aware that digital devices emit something known as blue light. While blue light isn’t harmful as such, it is thought to have a negative impact on your sleep. This is because it suppresses the hormone melatonin, which helps the body to sleep. You see, the human body is wired to go to […]