ELIA has created a modern, efficient alternative to braille that’s incredibly easy to learn for people who have a visual impairment and now they need your support.
The leading blood glucose meter for visually impaired people has been withdrawn from the market.
National Industries for the Blind (NIB), the nation’s largest employment resource for people who are blind, recognizes 3M’s significant impact on the employment of people who are blind with its highest honor, the R.B. Irwin Award.
Dr. Jeffrey N. Weiss, a physician, retinal specialist and electrical engineer did his first ocular retinal stem cell surgery in Germany and now it is FDA compliant in the United States.
Ramona Williams, 34, from Fulham, London, has had her design turned into a physical buggy by students at Imperial College, London. Williams has a series of eye conditions including congenital toxoplasmosis, which has impaired her vision since birth. She says she wouldn’t feel comfortable using a buggy as she would have to hold her cane folded up under her hands on top of the handle bar.
Innocean Worldwide, the advertising arm of Hyundai Motor Group, posted to YouTube a video to promote braille socks that it made with a local fashion brand to help the visually impaired, the company said Monday.
Justin was with Cool Blind Tech when CBT launched in 2013. Our nickname for Justin was ‘Boy Genius’ because of his advance knowledge of technology at such a young age. On behalf of the CBT Team, we would like to offer our condolences to Justin and the family’s for the loss of their loved ones who are no longer with us.
Soulbound is an audio game created by Cloverbit and designed primarily for a visually impaired and blind audience.
Google researchers have developed a deep learning system that can pick out specific voices by looking at people’s faces when they’re speaking.
New research conducted outside of the auto industry aims to develop data and software to ensure that the needs of the blind are met when autonomous cars become commonplace.