Hulu lawsuit centers on lack of audio options for blind users
None of its programming has a dedicated audio track describing on-screen action.
Facebook Live closed captioning makes videos more accessible
It's the latest tool to improve function for users with disabilities.
ICYMI: Hyper directional sound guides runners
Visually impaired athletes can use the system on indoor tracks.
Aira uses smart glasses to help blind people navigate the world
The system also works with smartphones.
Toyota's wearable for the blind sees the world through cameras
The company is developing assistive technology under 'Project BLAID.'
Microsoft updates navigation headset for the blind
"3D soundscape technology" helps the visually impaired enjoy and learn about their environs.
Students design a facial recognition cane for blind people
Facial recognition technology has many use cases, but none nearly as significant as this next one...
Microsoft's bone-conducting headset guides the blind with audio cues
While nothing can replace the companionship of a guide dog, technology can help make treks through...
San Francisco airport beacons help the blind get around using their phones
San Francisco International is about to make life decidedly easier for blind and visually impaired...