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Beyond magnifying glasses: High-tech options for the vision-impaired

Sep 5, 2014
Which technologies or devices have been helpful for you?
Posted In: reading and technology, blind, apps

Hi-tech glove turns words into touch

Aug 20, 2013
Design researcher Tom Bieling has made something called the Lorm Glove, which could soon help people who are deaf or blind communicate.
Posted In: disability, Tech, blind

Building a better smartphone for blind users

Jan 7, 2013
A team of developers in Israel are set to debut a smartphone at the Consumer Electronics Show with an interface designed for blind users.
Posted In: Consumer Electronics Show, blind, disabled, smartphone

Legally blind, and competing in the Paralympics

Aug 29, 2012
The 2012 Paralympic Games opened in London on Wednesday. American judo athlete Myles Porter tells us what it's like to compete in world's second largest sporting competition.
Posted In: Paralympics, sponsorship, athletes, judo, blind

Sight-feeling: Travel for the disabled

Jul 6, 2012
An owner of a travel agency for the blind shares his experiences traveling around the world.
Posted In: disabled, handicapped, blind, traveling