Monthly Archives: February 2017

24 02, 2017

What is a Visual Lifestyle System?

If you’ve spent any time on our website or following us on social media then you have probably heard us use the term “visual lifestyle” pretty frequently. What does that mean? Why do we keep using “visual lifestyle system” instead of just saying “glasses” or “light bulbs?” In our Beta Box video we define a [...]

22 02, 2017

Do students suffer from digital eye strain at school?

Let’s face it. The days of lugging around a book bag ripping at the seams with textbooks and three-ring binders are over. More and more schools are switching to tablet and computer based education. What used to be a solace from screen-time (except for peeking at a cell phone hidden inside of a desk) has [...]

21 02, 2017

The 2pm Strain

You’re a beast. You’re up early in the morning grabbing a run, writing about your dreams in your journal, and then listening to an educational audio-book during your commute to the office. You get to the office, looking great and feeling great. Your boss gives you a fist bump on your way in-- she knows [...]

20 02, 2017

Blue Light Filter App vs Blue Light Blocking Glasses

If you've ever used Apple NightShift or have downloaded f.lux, you're probably familiar with the effects of Blue light on your eyes and your sleep. You may have even experienced some alleviation of Digital Eye Strain (also known as Computer Vision Syndrome) symptoms. If you're really lucky, you might even be getting a better night's [...]

15 02, 2017

Trouble Sleeping? Computer Glasses may be the Solution

Over-exposure to blue light can greatly affect your ability to sleep. Blue light, which is high energy visual light emitted by almost all of our devices and artificial lighting also comes from the SUN. We are biologically programmed to be awake when the sun is up, and asleep when the sun is down-- pretty simple, [...]

15 02, 2017

A History of Blue Light Part 1 – The Lightbulb

We've talked a bit before about how PupilBox intends to enact a paradigm shift in the way that we think about Blue Light. Just in the same way that sunscreen, high SPF clothing, hats, and polarized sunglasses are considered necessities in protecting us from UV radiation, PupilBox knows that our products are going to be [...]