6dot braille label maker

6dot Braille Label Maker

If you’re looking for an easy-to-use Braille label maker, check out the 6dot Braille Label Maker from Logan Tech.  This portable Braille label maker has a built-in Braille keyboard that supports all grades of Braille in “virtually every language.” It features six good-sized Braille keys on top of the device.  The Braille keys are well […]

Lookout app reading a food label

Always on the Lookout

Lookout is an app for Android devices that uses Google’s Artificial Intelligence toolkit to assist individuals, especially those who are blind or visually impaired. While the app isn’t new to the scene, there are two new features for Lookout app users to explore! The new features allow devices to read out food labels and scan […]

Woman looking at monitor with Eyeware

Eyeware’s Vision for the Future

The Swiss company, Eyeware, is on the cutting edge of developing head and eye-tracking technology that will help both people with disabilities, medical students and medical professionals. Best of all, it provides software-only solutions, eliminating the need for headsets, glasses and webcams — thus also cutting costs. The Eyeware Beam app can create more immersive […]

lookyplus handheld video magnifier with handle extended

LookyPlus Handheld Video Magnifier

If you or a loved one are looking for a new handheld video magnifier, check out the LookyPlus.  This video magnifier allows users to read text more easily and view photos more clearly on its 3.5-inch LCD screen. The LookyPlus offers a magnification range of 2x to 20x and five different color modes.  It features […]

Phone with Way Around app

WayAround Assists People with Vision Loss

Much of the way we perceive and understand the world is through our eyes. In fact, in one study, 88 percent of participants ranked vision as their most valued sense. For the at least 2.2 billion people around the world who have a near or distance vision impairment, accessing the world and getting information often […]

sony a7 IV camera with built-in screen reader

Sony A7 IV Screen Reader Feature

There are several photographers who experience some sort of visual impairment.  Unfortunately, several camera menus are inaccessible making cameras difficult to navigate independently.  The Sony A7 IV is on a mission to change that with a newer, exciting feature: a built-in screen reader.   The screen reader is available by going to Menu > Setup > […]