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Glasgow International Airport is First to Trial New Aid for Visually Impaired People

Glasgow International Airport have joined up with an inventor-duo to trial a brilliantly simple piece of kit that, it is hoped, will give v…

Started by bespoken Team

0 Oct 23, 2018

Ramble on with Ramble Tag - A Revolution Designed by Visually Impaired Inventor

An offhand remark, jokingly made from one friend to another, turned out to be the first step on a journey into the realms of accessible des…

Started by bespoken Team

0 Sep 12, 2018

UKs 1st Miniature Guide Horse in Training - Meet Digby

BBC journalist Mohammed Salim Patel has become the first person in the UK to receive a guide horse. 8 month old Digby is an American mini…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Feb 16, 2018

Stylish wearable technology gets visually impaired people about safely

A graduate of Brunel University has designed a discrete and smart wearable technology that makes it easier and safer for people with a visu…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Oct 5, 2017

RNIB's new video challenges common and frustrating misconceptions

"Exactly how blind is that person?" is a question that has probably run through the mind of many a person who doesn't fully understand the…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Aug 9, 2016

Listen to that picture! – Facebook’s latest feature enables visually impaired people to hear images

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. Facebook’s latest accessible software, Automatic Alternative Text, offers a much briefer summ…

Started by Paul Richoux

0 Apr 12, 2016

New Microsoft headset helps blind people navigate unfamiliar surroundings

Whenever I’ve spoken to people who are visually impaired about their disability, they often say that they stick to visiting places they are…

Started by bespoken Team

0 Jan 20, 2015


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