The Project Ray operating system can turn a modest Android phone like the Huawei Vision into a device for the seeing-impaired. Get CNET's first impressions of the reenvisioned smartphone here.
Ten contenders enter the Google Impact Challenge, proposing new technology that will help people around the world.
In a UK survey of 2,000 iPhone owners, 78 percent claimed they "couldn't imagine" having another type of phone.
Movie visuals aren't as important as you think, at least according to these blind people who say films are for everyone.
The EyeGo, developed at Stanford University, uses an iPhone to snap sharp pictures of the front and back of the eye.
The newcomer MVNO adds its most advanced phone yet for customers with specific vision needs.
If the product is ever to appeal to mainstream users, software developers say, it's up to Google to offer more leadership -- or more access.
"Exergame" aims to turn yoga into an activity the sight-impaired can enjoy more easily by tracking their motions and offering verbal cues on how to strike poses correctly.
Want a giraffe? At a school for the blind in Japan, kids' online search results become real-world objects.
A U.K. eye surgeon insists that the incidences of advanced myopia have increased 35 percent since the launch of the smartphone.