Imagine a time, hopefully sometime in the not too distant future, where you never have to ask if a new piece of technology was accessible. A time where user interfaces, … Continue Reading The Future of Specialized Tech
When I was eight years old, I pulled apart my mum’s new video recorder, much to her horror. However, much to her delight I was able to put it back … Continue Reading Opinion: The Future of Tech is Bright
For those of you who have listened to me on my radio shows and more recent TV shows over the last decade you might have come to the conclusion that … Continue Reading Opinion: The Blind iPhone Is Back!
There was a very interesting new technology built into Apples recently released iPad Pro. Something that could pave the way for the much-rumoured Apple Glasses. Something that could prove to … Continue Reading Is LIDAR the Missing Link for Apple Glasses?
There’s no denying how useful Artificial Intelligence has been for us as visually impaired people; apps like Envision AI and Seeing AI can read printed text in real-time, recognise objects, … Continue Reading Envision Glasses: Could These Be the Wearables We’ve Been Waiting For?
Recently, Aira announced that it will be dropping support for its Horizon Glasses. This, combined with the company’s recent acquisition by the Blue Diego Investment group seemingly triggering many staff … Continue Reading Changes at Aira; Should We Be Concerned?
Despite the absence of many of the larger tech companies such as Google, Microsoft and Amazon, CSUN 2020 is underway. As the world’s biggest assistive technology exhibition, there’s many interesting … Continue Reading CSUN 2020 – Live from the Show Floor
As technology squeezes its way into every aspect of our daily lives, it’s easy to get a little complacent and even reliant on it. This can be even more so … Continue Reading Is Braille Still Relevant?
Is it possible that, one day in the future, the humble white cane and lovely cuddly guide dog could be replaced entirely by technology? It might seem like some far … Continue Reading Smart Canes & Robot Guide Dogs
Thanks to a partnership between Canadian company Empire and En-Vision America, many more blind & visually impaired Canadians will have access to talking prescription labels. En-Vision America’s ScriptTalk system allows … Continue Reading Talking Prescription Labels Available to Many More Canadians