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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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Tears of joy: 3D printing lets blind mom-to-be 'see' her son

Combining ultrasound and 3D-printing technologies leads to a wondrous moment for an expectant Brazilian mom.

By May 6, 2015

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Apple releases iOS 8.3 with new features and fixes

Along with the update to Mac OS X Yosemite, Apple released iOS 8.3 adding new characters to the emoji keyboard along with several fixes and performance improvements.

By April 8, 2015

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This finger-mounted camera helps the blind to read

An MIT-developed device mounted on the user's hand guides the finger along lines of text, employing a camera to convert text to audio.

By March 10, 2015

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Blind students get incredible 3D-printed 'yearbook'

The graduating class of the Seoul National School for the Blind in South Korea received an incredible 3D-printed yearbook so students can remember what their friends look like.

By December 23, 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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Intel invests $62M in virtual reality, drones, mobile

The chipmaker's investment arm expects to invest about $355 million altogether this year.

By November 4, 2014

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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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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