Tag: Blind

Voice Activated Internet And 3D Printing Change Lives For Blind Kids

Voice Activated Internet And 3D Printing Change Lives For Blind Kids

We use our eyes for much of our online experience. If we were blind or visually impaired, our entire Internet experience would suffer. There is plenty ...
The Revolutionary Watch That Allows You To Feel The Time With A Touch

The Revolutionary Watch That Allows You To Feel The Time With A Touch

As new technologies emerge, design becomes more sophisticated. We would hope it also becomes more optimized for everyone, not just certain groups of p ...
DIY Magnet Ear Implant Is An Echolocation Tool For Visually Impaired

DIY Magnet Ear Implant Is An Echolocation Tool For Visually Impaired

Recently we featured some navigation glasses that allow the blind to 'see through audio.' It was a concept design that used a microphone, detectors an ...
Navigation Glasses Allow Blind People To See Through Audio

Navigation Glasses Allow Blind People To See Through Audio

I can't help but marvel over some innovators' ability to take technology and turn it into something almost otherworldly. We have seen examples of this ...
Mobile App Helps Visually Impaired Improve Their Photography Skills

Mobile App Helps Visually Impaired Improve Their Photography Skills

You might not think a visually impaired person or even a completely blind person would care about improving their photography skills, but that line of ...
Touchscreen Braille Smartphone For Visually Impaired Techies

Touchscreen Braille Smartphone For Visually Impaired Techies

Wouldn't it be nice if visually impaired people around the world could get to feel the same feeling you got the first time you experienced a smartphon ...
Braille Map iPhone Accessory Guides The Blind Through Touch

Braille Map iPhone Accessory Guides The Blind Through Touch

Visually impaired people have limitations when it comes to experiencing a smartphone. Even more limited is their ability to use the many different use ...
World’s First Bionic Eye: Most Sophisticated Prosthetic Ever Developed

World’s First Bionic Eye: Most Sophisticated Prosthetic Ever Developed

The world's first bionic eye, which has been approved for use in Europe since March of 2011, recently got FDA approval to be offered in the United Sta ...
Braille Translation Printer & Scanner Would Translate Into Happiness

Braille Translation Printer & Scanner Would Translate Into Happiness

The story of Sim Cheong is like a fairytale in Korea. It's a beautifully touching story about a young girl and her blind father. After the girl makes ...
Blind People vs. American Paper Money

Blind People vs. American Paper Money

This is fascinating to me, and it's something I've always wondered about. Here in the United States, all of our paper money is exactly the same except ...
Eyes That Tell Stories: A Creative Look At Famous Eyes

Eyes That Tell Stories: A Creative Look At Famous Eyes

If you are like a lot of people online, you are skeptical about whether or not these photographs below are of real eyes. It almost looks like detailed ...
How To Overcome The Blind Spot While Driving

How To Overcome The Blind Spot While Driving

Our cars are getting ever more advanced, and the features are making them more secure and automated. Some people argue that going in this direction i ...
HTC Android Diamond 3: The Bling That Will Blind You!

HTC Android Diamond 3: The Bling That Will Blind You!

Can someone tell me what exactly it is we're expecting from a phone? I mean, the agenda has become anything but easy lately. There are more and more ...
Another Intellectual Game Created for the Blind

Another Intellectual Game Created for the Blind

Here we go again. Designer Xiang Pan recently created the next "intellectual person's game." Great. This is yet another game to make us regular peo ...
New Challenge – Solve Your Rubik’s Cube Blindfolded

New Challenge – Solve Your Rubik’s Cube Blindfolded

A few weeks ago we featured an article about a Rubik's cube for the visually impaired. I've always loved the Rubik's cube and it was fun to read abou ...
Colored Rubik’s Cube For The Blind

Colored Rubik’s Cube For The Blind

To date I haven't solved a Rubik's Cube more than twice in under 30 minutes. To date maybe I have only cheated a few times using the infamous "explod ...
A Life Lesson Learned from Dolphins

A Life Lesson Learned from Dolphins

Have you ever wondered how dolphins or some whales can see in the cloudy water where they swim? I recently learned that they use a technique called e ...
Designs for a Cause

Designs for a Cause

One of the most challenging work one can do is that of designs for a cause.  Found two very special work of designer Magdalena Czarnecki. The first o ...
Cell Phones For The Blind

Cell Phones For The Blind

Everyone with their sight intact has for long enjoyed the magic on any cell phone screen. Even if it was just the orange digits appearing on a device ...
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