Alberta man born legally blind gets his driver’s license
A student at Loughborough University has designed a ‘robotic guide dog’ that could help support blind and visually impaired people.
When she was 16, Rose Sarkany was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa, a condition that causes a loss of peripheral vision. Since then, her sight has faded to about five degrees of peripheral vision (compared to about 170 degrees for most people).
The Magnifier tool, designed for those with low vision, has new capabilities in iOS 14 .
Meet LeakyPick, the low-cost audio spy detector for network-connected devices.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Allergan’s drug-releasing implant, Durysta, for administration within the cavities of the eye to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.
Nanoparticles restored vision to rats for at least eight months in a new study
– CVS introduced Spoken Rx™, a new feature of the CVS Pharmacy app that can read important prescription information out loud.
At its Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple announced that iOS 14 will have a new accessibility feature that can alert deaf and hard-of-hearing users to 14 different sounds.
Researchers have found that staring at deep red light for a few minutes a day can improve vision in those over 40.