The RNIB (Royal National Institute for Blind People) has launched the Orbit Reader 20 onto the UK market (October 8th). The aim is to significantly reduce the expense of refreshable … Continue Reading RNIB Launches New Low-Cost Braille Display
A new app from Google means users of Android phones can now control their phones using only their voice. The idea isn’t itself new, as smart assistants built into smartphones … Continue Reading Use Your Android Phone Only Using Your Voice
The popular catalogue store Argos has been around since 1973 yet only became fully accessible to blind people in the last ten years. The high street chain is famous in … Continue Reading Order From Argos Using Only Your Voice
NASA’s Tess spacecraft blasted off from Earth earlier this year in a search for new planets that could support life. Tess lifted off from Cape Canaveral in Florida, riding a SpaceX … Continue Reading Could Nasa’s Latest Spacecraft Help The Blind ‘See’ The Universe?
Every day, thousands of volunteers around the world participate in Be My Eyes, a global community to help empower people who are blind or have low vision lead more independent … Continue Reading Microsoft Expands Support to 24/7 for Be My Eyes Users
The renowned Professor Stephen Hawking died earlier this year at the age of 76. His achievements as a theoretical physicist challenged the world of science – and captured the imagination of … Continue Reading The Tech Behind Stephen Hawking