Blindness


First Braille phone debuts in UK, made using 3D printer

First Braille phone debuts in UK, made using 3D printer

The phone can be personalized with additional buttons which have already been pre-programmed to make calls friends and family...

May 19 2014, 1:14pm CDT

Bionic Eye powered by the Sun invented by Stanford Scientists

Bionic Eye powered by the Sun invented by Stanford Scientists

This new retinal implant does not require batteries....

May 15 2012, 8:47am CDT

A Blind Man Can Drive This Car

A Blind Man Can Drive This Car

Big advancement in the automotive world...

Jan 28 2011, 6:57pm CST

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 inaccessible...

Nov 24 2009, 2:00pm CST

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. In col...

Nov 12 2009, 1:00pm CST

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 Goggles t...

Oct 10 2008, 7:00am CDT

Cellphones for Blind People

Cellphones for Blind People

I4U reader Per B. just pointed me to an interesting open letter to mobile phone manufacturers to enable their products for blin...

Feb 25 2008, 10:40am CST

Is there a DVD Player for Visually Impaired People?

We got an email asking if there is a DVD Player for visually impaired people/or totally blind people out there. Apperently Zeni...

Nov 20 2004, 3:35am EST