What’s cool? The Minimalist Nannini Compact 1.

“Minimalism” is a word rich with meaning but, ironically, the word appears to have lost much of its meaning.  It’s been overused, and the word is used thoughtlessly where it lacks the necessary context to indicate whether it means the same to all. And a lot of the time, it doesn’t!      As it happens, there are various methods of practicing Continue reading


Nannini Reading Glasses: A Marvel of Italian Design & Engineering [VIDEO]

There’s something special about the way the Italians approach design, isn’t there? The style, the look, the feel—and the unique way they combine design and engineering—is something we Americans envy. Especially eyewear professionals. Yes, they make some cool cars, designer clothing, and other products, too. So, in honor of fine Italian design, we present you Continue reading


Does Alexa Need a Hearing Aid or Readers? [VIDEO]

Special thanks to Shelley Grossman who equipped this household with this device just prior to the arrival of Hurricane Irma. Alexa, say hello. Hi there. Now, follow my line of reasoning. Miami Palmetto High School is just a short drive from here. Alexa, did Jeff Bezos go to Miami Palmetto High School? Yes Jeff Bezos is Continue reading


Bifocal Reading Glasses: Why?

Bifocal reading glasses are useful for the times you’re working both close and at a distance at the same time. For example, when driving a car. When driving, you have to look out at a distance watching the road and traffic. Distance is when you require no magnification and when you look through the upper Continue reading