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  • October 18, 2017 – Opternative, creator of an at-home online eye test, has filed a suit against Warby Parker, claiming the online eyewear giant stole tech secrets from Opternative before launching its own online eye test called Prescription Check.

  • April 9, 2018 -- Opternative has announced the launch of EZRx, a software solution that enables eyecare practices to include digital refractions and visual acuity tests on the practice’s own website.

  • March 22, 2018 -- Though the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned online vision test company Opternative to cease its activities because it didn’t get the necessary premarket approval, Opternative says it is continuing operation while working with the FDA on the issue.

  • November 14, 2018 -- Opternative, maker of a growing online vision testing service, has secured $9 million in its latest round of funding, which it will use to double its engineering, product, sales, and marketing teams. According to a statement from the company, the funding will also be used to grow awareness and adoption of its online vision test with consumers, employers, and eyecare providers.

  • The AOA has asked the FDA to take legal action about an online vision test being marketed by Opternative, Inc., claiming it hasn't undergone the proper pre-market testing.

  • December 11, 2019 -- Opternative—creator of an online consumer vision test—announced a new name and rebranding effort to change the negative image it has in the eyecare industry and to reflects its desire to form partnerships within optical. The new name, Visibly, takes effect today.


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  • August 23, 2019 -- The FDA has issued a recall notice for the online refractive vision test developed by Chicago-based Visibly (formerly known as Opternative), and the test is no longer being offered on its website. The FDA found that Visibly is in violation of federal law by not receiving necessary FDA premarket approval.


    ON THE WEB Online Rx? Web-based eye exam program to debut this summer o pternative will launch an automated eye exam that promises to save visitors both time and money. According to the company, the...

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