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braille

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Design your own 3D-printed braille phone

As we begin to scratch the surface of 3D-printing tech, OwnFone is ahead of the pack with its braille mobile phone.

By May 29, 2014

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12-year-old builds low-cost Lego braille printer

A seventh grader's science fair project turns into a quest to develop a customizable low-cost printer for the blind.

By February 14, 2014

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First-ever Braille smartphone could hit stores this year

Touch screen transforms images and text into touchable patterns, enabling users to interpret facial expressions, maps, and graphics.

By April 23, 2013

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Ocular implant lets the blind 'see' Braille

An electrode array placed in a blind test subject's eye has allowed researchers to transfer Braille patterns directly to the retina.

By November 25, 2012

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Braille texting app could have broader appeal

Designed for the visually impaired, an open-source app out of Georgia Tech could prove to be a texting tool for the masses.

By February 18, 2012

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Tablet app brings new touch to Braille

Can a tablet designed for those who can see become accessible to those who can't? A research group at Stanford has created a Braille writer that has the potential to revolutionize a stagnant market.

By October 12, 2011

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Portable Braille printer makes labeling a snap

Engineering students have developed a Braille printing device allowing visually impaired people to easily label and identify objects that are similar to the touch.

By September 23, 2009

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Vibrating touch screen enables Braille reading

A team out of Finland developed new software that brings Braille to touch-enabled mobile devices.

By April 6, 2009

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Google in Braille

By January 4, 2006

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How do you watch a movie if you can't see? Blind people answer

Movie visuals aren't as important as you think, at least according to these blind people who say films are for everyone.

By May 30, 2014