• Amazon is refunding purchases of unverifiable eclipse eyewear

    4 monthes ago - By TechCrunch

    Amazon is issuing refunds for those who've purchased possibly fake solar eclipse glasses on the site in anticipation of this summer's big solar eclipse event. A lot of folks have been gearing up for the event that will - depending on where you are - either totally block out the sun or partially block it as the eclipse moves across the North American hemisphere on...
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  • Amazon is issuing refunds to customers who purchased suspect solar eclipse glasses

    Amazon is issuing refunds to customers who purchased suspect solar eclipse glasses

    4 monthes ago - By The Verge

    Amazon is refunding customer purchases for protective solar eclipse glasses that it hasn't been able to confirm come from a reputable manufacturer, according to a safety notification from the company.
    Excitement has been building for the upcoming solar eclipse across the United States on August 21st, and would-be eclipse viewers have purchased protective glasses from retailers such as Amazon.com. However, not all of the glasses found on the site are safe to use, with some vendors selling counterfeit or unsafe versions .
    Amazon appears to have been cracking down on these suspect glasses...
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