eyestrain eyestrain  /ˈaɪ ˌstreɪn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a tiredness of the eyes caused by prolonged close work by a person with an uncorrected vision problem

Usage(s):

  1. Stanza keeps track of your progress and lets you adjust the text size to avoid eyestrain.
  2. Each time, though, it's done in by the same complaints: poor image quality and headaches and eyestrain from extended viewing.
  3. Los Angeles critics quarreled with the movie itself, the sensation of jungle leaves in the face, the eyestrain produced by the glasses.

News

  • BigFONT App for iPhone Zooms In Small Text on Mobile Screens

    BigFONT for iPhone, now available from Speech Technology Group, is the first app that allows millions of users with difficulties reading the small print on their phones to increase the text size of mobile web pages where “pinch-to-zoom” is not enabled. In addition, the app is helping people read the tiny print on labels, and reduces digital eyestrain through relaxing 3D eye exercises. (PRWeb ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  • "When we set out to design Kindle, our top objective was to make Kindle disappear," Bezos said at Monday's New York announcement. "Kindle doesn't create eyestrain the way backlit displays do. It's readable in bright sunlight. : It won't beep...
    on Feb 9, 2009 By: Jeff Bezos Source: Forbes

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