Reduce the glare - Changing the lighting in a room or using a glare filter
over a computer screen or cell phone can help to protect the eyes.
The hard-coated film of the Glare Filter
prevents smudging and damage, and a thin frame complements the design of flat panel monitors without covering controls or speakers.
Radiation and anti glare filter
screens are also available from Proformix Inc.
Placed over the computer screen, a Magnifying Glare Filter
enhances on-screen images by a factor of two.
And, Fellowes' Glare 2000 glare filter
can help correct computer screen glare which can cause users to squint or hunch closer to their monitor.
You can also use glare filters
over your computer screen.
Be sure to clean monitors frequently and use glare filters
that attach directly to the monitor's surface.
While plastic computer glare filters
- made of mesh or a plastic sheet that is either tinted or coated with special film - have been available for several years, workers still have complained of persistant visual problems with their use, the researchers said.
The computer retail landscape is dotted with hundreds of accessories companies, ranging from single product vendors like Glare/Guard, which focuses on glare filters
for monitors; to Texas Instruments, which is getting into the business this year (it will formally roll out its line at CES), with hopes of generating a few hundred million dollars in revenue.
Additional information about ViewGuard's extensive product lines including privacy filters, glare filters
and screen protectors can be found by visiting http://www.
Studies have shown that glare filters
relieve symptoms associated with Computer Vision Syndrome (CVS).
In November 1995, the company introduced several new products during its attendance at Comdex Fall Trade Show held in Las Vegas, including a line of glare filters
for computer screens.