Clinical trial will test use of retinal prosthesis to treat advanced age-related macular degeneration.
Israeli startup NovaSight Ltd. wants to treat lazy eye by letting patients watch movies.
OrCam is expanding its product lineup with new devices that tackle new use cases.
French company Lexilife has featured a lamp for People with dyslexia.
AccessiBuild, developed by Marc Rayner and Jeff Godfrey, is an indoor navigation system for people with visual impairments.
Hap2U, a haptics developer specialized in integrating sensory intelligence into tactile surfaces, will unveil Hap2Phone, the world’s first haptic smartphone display, at CES 2020.
A built-in camera on the belt senses items as close as 30cm (11.8inch) and sends vibrations through patches worn on the chest and ankles.
Google has announced an Interpreter Mode for Smart phones. The real-time translation tool is now coming to Assistant for Android and iOS with a new Smart Replies capability.
Comcast is partnering with wearable technology startup NuEyes to offer its Xfinity Stream app to visually impaired customers through NuEyes’ virtual reality technology.
Engineering students at the University of St. Thomas are working to help almost 90,000 blind and visually impaired people in Minnesota.