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Opternative | First Business News

Eye exams could get a lot easier with online technology - if it's approved by the FDA. Bill Moller has the story.
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WHAT! Take Your Next Eye Exam on Your Computer

WHAT! Take Your Next Eye Exam on Your Computer | Opternative | Scoop.it
The future of eyecare is lookin’ good from where we’re sitting. And from where you are too. What if you could skip your next trip to the eye doctor and do an at-home exam from your computer, test and all? Opternative is a company in Chicago that is working on making that convenient, fast and cheap (oh yeah, we’ll get to that) dream a reality as soon as this summer.
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Are you ready for online refraction?

Are you ready for online refraction? | Opternative | Scoop.it
Chicago—Patients may soon be able to undergo a refraction online through Opternative.com in a matter of minutes and for a fraction of the cost of a traditional exam, but the company doesn&rsqu
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Opternative Takes the Initiative of An Online Eye Exam | Tech Warriorz

Opternative Takes the Initiative of An Online Eye Exam | Tech Warriorz | Opternative | Scoop.it
Whenever we reach out to an ophthalmologist, we often are packed with the question ‘Do I need glasses’? For people who find it hard arranging an appointment for an in-person eye test, worry not because today, there’s an online eye exam provider launched in stealth mode that acts as a doctor providing prescription for glasses …
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Eye Tests Could Be Going Online | Huffington Post

Eye Tests Could Be Going Online | Huffington Post | Opternative | Scoop.it
A new online venture is seeking to revolutionise the humble eye-test by enabling you to take one on your computer at home. The results will even be signed off by an ophthalmologist, issuing you with a prescription - all for a fraction of the cost of visiting an opticians.
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Opternative online eye exam provides a prescription for glasses remotely

Opternative online eye exam provides a prescription for glasses remotely | Opternative | Scoop.it
If you spend lots of time in front of your computer, you may end up with eyestrain that leaves you wondering if you ...
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Need your eyes checked? What if you could do it online? | Crain's Chicago Business

Need your eyes checked? What if you could do it online? | Crain's Chicago Business | Opternative | Scoop.it
The Chicago startup hopes to do for eye tests what Warby Parker did for eyeglasses, with backing from Chicago Ventures and Tribeca Venture Partners.
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The End Of Eye Charts? A Startup Can Now Give Eyeglass Exams Online | Fast Company

The End Of Eye Charts? A Startup Can Now Give Eyeglass Exams Online | Fast Company | Opternative | Scoop.it
Soon you might be able to get your vision prescription right from your desktop before you order those Warby Parker glasses online. No more optometrist...
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Virtual Optometrist Can Write Prescriptions From The Web

Virtual Optometrist Can Write Prescriptions From The Web | Opternative | Scoop.it
A smart online eye test could help more people see the world clearly.
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Opternative gets $1 million to pursue digital eye exam | Chicago Tribune

Opternative gets $1 million to pursue digital eye exam | Chicago Tribune | Opternative | Scoop.it
Chicago-based tech startup Opternative, which promises to deliver eyewear prescriptions from online exams at a fraction of the cost of a doctor's visit, has raised $1 million in seed funding.
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Online eye exam startup Opternative gets $1M to provide glasses prescription directly from the computer

Online eye exam startup Opternative gets $1M to provide glasses prescription directly from the computer | Opternative | Scoop.it
Opternative, a Chicago-based startup, bagged $1 million in seed funding from Tribeca Venture Partners and Chicago Ventures does away with the need to have an in-person eye exam, TechCrunch reported.
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Opternative uses computer screens to correct your vision | Chicago Sun TImes

Opternative uses computer screens to correct your vision | Chicago Sun TImes | Opternative | Scoop.it
We regularly blame our computer monitors for straining our eyes. Now Chicago startup Opternative wants us to test our vision via those same screens.
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Opternative online test will give you a prescription for glasses

Opternative online test will give you a prescription for glasses | Opternative | Scoop.it
Opternative online eye test promises to accurately diagnose your eye condition and give you a prescription for glasses
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Opternative Is The First Online Eye Exam That Writes You A Prescription | TechCrunch

Opternative Is The First Online Eye Exam That Writes You A Prescription | TechCrunch | Opternative | Scoop.it
"Do I need glasses?" is a question you have to get an in-person eye test to answer. But today, online eye exam provider Opternative is coming out of stealth..
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