Visuallyimpaired

06.05.13
Odin Mobile set to launch as first US mobile carrier for the visually impaired
06.05.13

Odin Mobile set to launch as first US mobile carrier for the visually impaired

Sure, cellphones for those who have issues with sight aren't new, but Odin Mobile is aiming to be...

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05.01.13
Kindle iOS app gets a slew of new features for the blind and visually impaired
05.01.13

Kindle iOS app gets a slew of new features for the blind and visually impaired

The latest upgrade to the iPhone and iPad version of Amazon's Kindle reading app brings a bunch of...

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12.06.12
Amazon bringing Voice Guide and Explore by Touch features to Kindle Fires for vision-impaired users (update)
12.06.12

Amazon bringing Voice Guide and Explore by Touch features to Kindle Fires for vision-impaired users (update)

Amazon's been attuned to the needs of its vision-impaired customers for years, first rolling out t...

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10.23.12
Qualcomm develops eyes-free smartphone for the blind and visually impaired, calls it Ray
10.23.12

Qualcomm develops eyes-free smartphone for the blind and visually impaired, calls it Ray

Smartphones have made juggling multiple single-purpose gadgets a thing of the past for many, but t...

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08.20.12
Fleksy is an alternate text input tool for the visually impaired
08.20.12

Fleksy is an alternate text input tool for the visually impaired

Fleksy is an interesting take on alternate text input for the iPhone. Designed for those whose ey...

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07.16.12
Georgie app offers up Android features and voice-guided menus for the blind: we go hands-on (video)
07.16.12

Georgie app offers up Android features and voice-guided menus for the blind: we go hands-on (video)

Phone options for the blind previously been pricey hardware based solutions -- or feature-light (p...

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06.05.12
Blindsquare uses Foursquare data to guide the visually impaired
06.05.12

Blindsquare uses Foursquare data to guide the visually impaired

Blindsquare is giving guidance systems for the visually disabled a new twist with user-generated F...

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05.29.12
Prototype glasses help the visually impaired avoid obstacles
05.29.12

Prototype glasses help the visually impaired avoid obstacles

The crafty engineers at Google aren't the only ones working on augmented reality glasses. Research...

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04.27.12
LG gives away 2,000 specially modified phones for the blind
04.27.12

LG gives away 2,000 specially modified phones for the blind

Skipping on the LTE, HD IPS screen or dual-processor is usually not a recipe that will land your p...

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