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    Contacts could go bionic

    If you go to the Yahoo! homepage, there is a video about how scientists are attempting to make contacts bionic. They could possibly do things like monitor health, help see far away (like a zoom), or even night vision. How sweet would that be! It doesn't seem like it's too far off.



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    But can they make your eyes glow red? I want something that will make me look crazy and stuff.

    Seriously, sounds interesting, but I kind of like the eyes I have.


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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    hmmm.. sounds interesting. If they had X-ray vision, i would def. consider!



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    As a glasses/contacts wearer for 30+ years, I would do backflips for something like this. Improving night vision and a zoom feature? Sounds good to me!


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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedave25 View Post
    hmmm.. sounds interesting. If they had X-ray vision, i would def. consider!

    Just remember the nasty things you would see along the way would trump anything fantastic.



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Just remember the nasty things you would see along the way would trump anything fantastic.
    Yeah, that.

    This is interesting though. I wonder how you trigger the zoom feature, night vision, etc.

    Does it come with a remote? Pull your right ear for zoom in, pull the left to zoom out?



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    SO.... I may get to be a superhero yet




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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    So they are working this and making it public. I wonder how much of this is already developed or being highly sought after by goverment agencies and spy networks.



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUFan22 View Post
    Yeah, that.

    This is interesting though. I wonder how you trigger the zoom feature, night vision, etc.

    Does it come with a remote? Pull your right ear for zoom in, pull the left to zoom out?
    That is probably the biggest issue now... getting it to transmit a wireless signal to a tiny remote. It would have to have a remote, otherwise it would be crazy. Eventually, maybe they'll make a voice-activated remote!



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonemaniac7 View Post
    That is probably the biggest issue now... getting it to transmit a wireless signal to a tiny remote. It would have to have a remote, otherwise it would be crazy. Eventually, maybe they'll make a voice-activated remote!
    "Contacts: zoom 50x."



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    That would be awesome



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    I think they should contact McGyver and solicit his expertise in handling that part of the development.

    Or, if he declines - Dwight Schrute would be an excellent alternative.



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    I dunno about monitering my health but I think zooming would be interesting... as well as night vision. It'd also be a bit weird though...


    Quote Originally Posted by Phaedrus View Post
    But can they make your eyes glow red? I want something that will make me look crazy and stuff.

    Seriously, sounds interesting, but I kind of like the eyes I have.
    Glow red? That'd be sweet, then I wouldn't have to get special ones like I have now
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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by Flag Guy View Post
    as well as night vision. It'd also be a bit weird though...

    Im sure thieves, murderers and rapists would love to have night vision.



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    Re: Contacts could go bionic

    Quote Originally Posted by bostinelosd View Post
    Im sure thieves, murderers and rapists would love to have night vision.
    And obviously it looks like EIU football players could afford this technology. Scary...



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