Zoomax Acesight – Wearable AR Glasses for Visual Impairments

Zoomax offers a myriad of products for individuals with visual impairments.  The company offers a full line of low vision products including handheld, portable, and desktop video magnifiers.  They now even offer their first wearable: introducing Zoomax Acesight. Acesight is a pair of electronic glasses that “enable people with severe low vision to regain their visual […]

Feelif device – for individuals with visual impairments

Feelif d.o.o. is a high-tech company with a focus on information systems for individuals who are blind or visually impaired.  They offer three different types of products: Feelif Device (Feelif Gamer, Creator, Pro): a multimedia device for individuals who are blind or visually impaired; Multisensory digital content: digital games and educational content; Open Platform: a marketplace for content […]

StorySign App

Looking for an app that can help your child who is deaf learn to read?  Huawei has created StorySign, a new storytelling app that uses artificial intelligence, a digital avatar, and sign language in order to help these children learn to read. According to their website: “There are approximately 32 million deaf children globally and […]

SignGlasses – Smart Sign Language Glasses

“For a student who is deaf, turning away from an interpreter to take notes can mean losing valuable seconds of classroom communication.  By the time they glance back up, a professor and interpreter have moved on, and the student could have no idea what they’ve missed.”  SignGlasses allows students to receive live sign language interpreting […]

AM313 – seeBOOST Electronic Glasses

Podcast: Play in new window | Download313-1-25-19 seeBOOST for Central Low Vision: Hey there! Welcome to Accessibility Minute, your weekly look at Assistive Technology, those clever tools and devices designed to help people who have difficulties with vision, mobility, hearing or other special needs! seeBOOST is a new category of corrective eyeglasses that integrates cameras […]

seeBOOST – Electronic Glasses for Central Vision Loss

“Advanced age-related macular degeneration is a leading cause of irreversible blindness and visual impairment in the world.”  seeBOOST is a new category of corrective eyeglasses that integrates cameras and a microdisplay with a prescription lens. In other words, seeBOOST is an electronic pair of prescription glasses for individuals coping with central vision loss.  It targets […]