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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# glasses

All time
# Dental Plan
Your PRSI gets you a free scale and polish and 300,000 availed of it so far this year
Half a million claims for dental scale and polish, free glasses and hearing aids have been made.
7 gifts that anyone who wears glasses will appreciate this Christmas
Should have read this list before Christmas shopping…
# nice frames
Conor McGregor's granda glasses are getting an absolute roasting on Twitter
First Day of School 1989 chic.
# wow you're blind
12 things anyone who grew up with glasses knows to be true
“How many fingers am I holding up?” “This again? Really?”
# sponsored by specsavers
6 optical illusions that'll take you a minute to work out
Seeing is believing – but not always.
# boys don't make passes
12 beauty problems all girls who wear glasses must face
Our cute frames hide a world of pain.
# i can see clearly now
13 struggles only people who wear contact lenses will understand
You pay a price for perfect vision.
# Plan
Newly crowned World Darts Champion may need glasses
“I need my eyes testing” may seem a strange thing for the PDC winner to say, but Gary Anderson is pondering wearing glasses.
# speccy four eyes
8 realities of growing up with glasses
# sight for sore eyes
Well, this is the sweetest thing you'll see today
Take a moment to appreciate the cuteness.
# finally i can see
The internet can't cope with this baby girl trying on her glasses for the first time
# Alcohol
Having a few pints tonight? You might want to bear this in mind...
New research from the UK says your drinking speed can be affected by the type of glass your drink out of.
# ok glass
Everything you ever wanted to know about Google Glass (but were afraid to ask)
The device has attracted much attention and criticism since it was first revealed, but what is it really like to use?
# Week in Web
Weird Wide Web: Kissing with tongues, rose-tinted glasses and some terrified journalists
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
# sight for sore eyes
Forget your glasses today? This video will show you how to see without them
# four eyes
Only people who wear glasses will understand these trials and tribulations
Got bad eyesight? We sympathise.
Mum creates heartwarming Facebook page to support son who wears glasses
The page attracted an influx of support for the young boy who was upset he needed glasses.
# see here
How Google Glasses might change photography for good
The quality might not yet be able to replicate great photography – and it solves some practical challenges of taking a good pic.
# white whine
Are you pouring yourself way too much wine?
New research has found that white wine drinkers are more generous with the pouring.
# Deja Vu
Is this the end? British PM David Cameron debuts his glasses
It’s seen as a big deal in Britain.
# hep cats
QUIZ: Are you a closet hipster?
Find out once and for all!
# Eyesight
Opticians launch campaign for improved eyecare for teens
Opticians are offering free eye exams to all children between the age of 12 and 16 for the month of March.
# Glass Act
Padraig Harrington's putting will get better now that he has a new pair of glasses
“I could have been sowing potatoes after a while in the divots I was taking.” Hmmm…
# petty theft
9 things people in Ireland just can't stop stealing
From beer glasses in Dublin to pieces of history in Connemara, there are sticky fingers all over the country.
# Google
Google glasses take a dive
Google tested its new eye wear with a skydive, streaming live video during the jump.
# Viral Videos
VIDEO: 6 of the best parodies of Google's Project Glass
Google’s latest invention is the subject of some talk… and some jokes…
# Nerdgasm
These are Google’s new augmented reality glasses – but what can they do?
The internet giant has unveiled one of its most radical technologies yet: wearable computing.
# Costa Concordia
Captain of Costa Concordia 'wasn't wearing his glasses'
Francesco Schettino also ordered officers to lie to coastguards after the accident, an inquiry has been told.
# Gadgets
Google glasses will send info to your eyeballs - reports
Time to ditch your smartphone? The high-tech specs will display graphics directly in front of your eyes – and they’re said to be coming this year.
# Work Can Wait
The burning question*: Do you store cups upside down or not?
This and every Monday, let distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)