visually-impaired

9.12.17

Toronto’s New Auditory ‘Beacons’ Will Help Blind People Navigate Downtown

They transmit navigation data directly to blind people’s phones.

11.23.16

Ten Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Blind Person

"I'm obviously not the kind of guy who spends a lot of time sightseeing when I'm on vacation."

11.4.16

How a Wearable Device May Help the Blind Navigate the World Like a Video Game

Designed for the visually impaired, Horus uses two cameras mounted to a headset to describe the world for the wearer.

8.9.16

Finally, There's a Comic Book Store for the Blind

Comics Empower sells and makes in-house audio adaptations of comic books for the blind and visually impaired.

6.16.16

Pornhub Is Making Audio Porn for the Visually Impaired

It's kind of like those Disney Read-Along books but with more graphic descriptions of cumshots.

5.13.16

It’s Up to Developers to Bring This Amazing Audio Wayfinding App to Blind People

Wayfindr's open standard will let developers world over have access to tech that lets the blind navigate their environment through sound.

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4.8.16

What It's Like to Dream When You're Blind

Hearing other people talk about a dream they had is usually pretty boring, but not when the dreamer is blind.

4.5.16

We Head to an Intense Trump Rally in Wisconsin on Today's 'Daily VICE'

Then Motherboard explains how Facebook is using artificial intelligence in a new feature for blind users, and VICE Sports tells us how a lucha libre wrestling school is trying to change the sport's regulations.

11.23.15

Please Touch the Art: 3D Printed Masterworks for the Blind

A group of digital professionals in Finland is on a mission to provide equal access to visual art.

10.19.15

'​A Blind Legend' Uses Binaural Audio to Create a Game for the Visually Impaired

The players play Blake, a blind knight, seeking vengeance.

8.31.15

Science Says Blind People Can Be Racist Too

Even people who can't see color aren't colorblind.

8.25.15

The Blind Photobombing the Blind: The Lives of Romania's Visually Impaired

An interview with photographer Ciprian Hord about his latest project, "Out of the Dark."

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