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It may have started out as just an advertising slogan in 2009, but the phrase “There’s an app for that” is perfectly believable. Whatever you want to do, no matter … Continue Reading Can An App Teach You Braille?
I don’t mind admitting it, I’m angry. It’s now nearly the year 2020 and yet I’m still not whizzing about on a personal jet pack or sending my very own … Continue Reading The Smart Plug Just Evolved. Smart Power Strip Review
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An app for Apple’s iPhone and iPad promises to help blind and partially sighted people retrace their steps indoors using augmented reality. For many years now, navigation apps have proven … Continue Reading Find Your Way Around Indoors With Clew
Every so often a new piece of technology comes along that changes the direction the whole genre is moving in. Bose AR Frames has certainly done that as it fuses … Continue Reading Hands-On With Bose AR Frames
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