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Helping a child see for the first time

“She went from, I would say her name and she would look right at to me to just looking around, I could see her in her swing and her eyes would just wonder, and one day my mom put her up to the light and she didn’t flinch or close her eyes or anything so that’s when we figured something wasn’t right,” said Woodard.
Her mom started doing research and found “eSight” a company that makes high tech glasses for […]

Financial Solutions Lab Announces Eight Fintech Innovators as Winners of its $3 Million Challenge to Improve Financial Health of Underrepresented Communities

Today the Financial Solutions Lab (FinLab) at the Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) with founding partner JPMorgan Chase & Co. announced eight fintech innovators as winners of its Fourth Annual $3 Million Challenge (Challenge). Each of the 2018 winners employs technology-based strategies like automation, underwriting and machine learning to help improve the financial health of underrepresented populations in the U.S. FutureFuel.io is lited as one of the winners. Read more >>

Legally blind Manchester man seeks help for goggles that will change his life

Mark A. Littlefield was born legally blind. After 57 operations to both eyes, the Manchester resident said he gained some sight, but the world has remained a blur for his 45 years.
That all changed last week, when he ventured to Massachusetts to try on a pair of eSight glasses — and clearly saw Sasha, his wife of three years, for the very first time. Read more >>