Visuallyimpaired

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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04.11.12
Android devs: if you can't use your app with your eyes closed, open them and read this
04.11.12

Android devs: if you can't use your app with your eyes closed, open them and read this

Google's doing a lot to bolster its Android developers guide at the moment, with fresh design tips...

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03.07.12
App turns Android tabs into math tools for the visually impaired (video)
03.07.12

App turns Android tabs into math tools for the visually impaired (video)

Two high school students are taking part in a bit of an experiment at Vanderbilt University. The co...

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02.29.12
LookTel releases recognizer app for the visually disabled
02.29.12

LookTel releases recognizer app for the visually disabled

LookTel, which came out with the Money Reader app last year that helps the visually impaired accur...

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