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Zmodo's 360-degree Pivot camera banishes blind spots

The Zmodo Pivot security camera can auto-pan to capture 360 degrees of motion events.

By 24 June 2016


Samsung's audio lab: peek behind the double-blind curtain

CNET takes you behind the scenes at Samsung's audio lab in California with a look at some of its unique gadgets.

By 21 May 2016


Blinded me with science: Life lessons I learned from fictional teachers

As Teacher Appreciation Week ends, thanks for the lessons on sword fighting, meth making and using the Force.

By 7 May 2016


Thai university creates cheap, touchable ink for the blind

Thammasat University's Touchable Ink aims to lower the current $1-per-page cost of embossed Braille print down to around 3 cents.

By 28 April 2016


Facebook is getting better for the blind thanks to clever AI

Photos posted on Facebook will now get automated descriptions added to them so that screen readers can help the visually impaired share the conversation. Although currently it's for iOS only...

By 5 April 2016


How Apple iPhones copilot for the blind

David Woodbridge is a technology consultant for Vision Australia, a national service provider for the blind and vision-impaired. He talks about how technologies like iOS' VoiceOver help him make his own way through the world.

By 25 March 2016


Seeing eye phone: Giving independence to the blind

From CNET Magazine: Apple's iPhone software is helping people with limited or no sight navigate around town and across the Internet.

By 25 March 2016


'Blind with rage': Pepsi Perfect shortage infuriates 'Back to the Future' fans

Social media erupts with the ire of fans who fear they missed out on their one opportunity to order a little piece of "Back to the Future Part II." Pepsi later says fans will get another chance.

By 22 October 2015


How perfect pancakes are helping prevent blindness

Researchers at University College London are studying the physics of pancakes to help improve treatments for glaucoma.

By 8 February 2016


Windows in the CNET Smart Home treat themselves

Exploring smart shades and blinds, and if they fit into a smart home.

By 7 February 2016