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Video: Awesome tiny wearable gadget could help the blind read

Source: BGR

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FingerReader is the name of a wearable gadget that could help visually impaired people read printed text in books and even on electronic devices, thus opening up additional possibilities to them. Developed by MIT researchers, FingerReader wants to help the blind access more resources than what’s already available in braille format. TechCrunch reports that, according to a recent study from the Royal National Institute of the Blind ...
Full article at: BGR 1 day ago, 11:15pm CDT
 

ReadHowYouWant Bridges Kindle Gap for Blind and Visually Impaired Kindle Users

ReadHowYouWant Bridges Kindle Gap for Blind and Visually Impaired Kindle Users
One of the things that is keeping the Amazon Kindle out of some major universities is the fact that the device is...
Read more Nov 24 2009, 2:00pm CST
 

Dr. Max Gomez: New iStent Could Prevent Advance Of Glaucoma

Source: CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — More than 2 million Americans have glaucoma – and half don’t even know it. As CBS 2’s Dr. Max Gomez reported, untreated glaucoma can lead to blindness. But a tiny new implant could prevent that from happening. Glaucoma stems from high pressure in the eye. It can be treated effectively with drops and lasers, but those do not work for everyone and sometimes have unwanted side effects. But th ...
Full article at: CBS New York 2 days ago, 5:32pm CDT
 

Bye bye braille! This FingerReader ring can read books to the blind

Source: Digital Trends

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Researchers from MIT Media Labs are developing a wearable device that can read out printed text using a synthesized voice, thereby helping the sight-impaired read books without the use of braille.The post Bye bye braille! This FingerReader ring can read books to the blind appeared first ...
Full article at: Digital Trends 2 days ago, 11:40am CDT
 

HumanWare Launches Notetaker for the Blind

HumanWare Launches Notetaker for the Blind
Those of us who have sight take it for granted. I can only imagine how hard it would be to do my job if I could not see...
Read more Nov 12 2009, 1:00pm CST
 

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Nike is Not Shutting Down FuelBand, But Facing Downslide in Wearable Devices
Nike is Not Shutting Down FuelBand, But Facing Downslide in Wearable Devices
Nike has not stopped its FuelBand production. However, it seems to be facing a downslide in the department of wearable devices.
 
Peaches Geldof to be Laid to Rest on Easter Monday
Peaches Geldof to be Laid to Rest on Easter Monday
Peaches Geldof is to be laid to rest soon after her sudden death due to unknown causes. Some say that after being incinerated, her remains will be spread in the soil surrounding her family residence. On the other hand Peaches Geldof may be buried.
 
Padma Lakshmi Shows Bad Taste in Fashion
Padma Lakshmi Shows Bad Taste in Fashion
The otherwise slim and smart Padma Lakshmi showed bad taste in fashion with her latest ensemble. The midriff baring look simply did not make her appear as presentable as she ought to have been.
 

China: Exams Accessible to the Blind a Breakthrough

Source: Human Rights Digest

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Tweet Widget Facebook Like Email The Chinese Education Ministry’s decision to provide Braille or electronic exams for national university entrance will improve access to higher education for candidates who are blind or have visual impairments. (New York) – The Chinese Education Ministry’s decision to provide Braille or electronic exams for nationa ...
Full article at: Human Rights Digest 3 days ago, 11:00pm CDT
 

Futuristic Google contact lens could help blind people to see

Source: Mirror.co.uk

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Tiny computer with "superzoom" could magnify objects so much that it could help blind people ...
Full article at: Mirror.co.uk 4 days ago, 3:18pm CDT
 

Jakks EyeClops Night Vision Goggles aim at being Holiday Toy Topseller

Jakks EyeClops Night Vision Goggles aim at being Holiday Toy Topseller
Last year the Jakks Bionic Eye was a top selling Holiday toy. This year Jakks bets on the Jakks EyeClops Night Vision...
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