8 Results for

sight-impaired

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Chatty app from Facebook helps the sight-impaired 'see'

The VisualQ&A app answers questions about a photo and is just one of the artificial intelligence advances being developed by Facebook.

By November 3, 2015

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For the sight-impaired, a phone that talks back

Concept is developed to identify functions when buttons are pressed.

By July 11, 2008

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Paper notebook does a hot trick involving the microwave, Ep. 195

This week on Crave, we have front seats to the Large Hadron Collider Opera, read books with the help of a finger-mounted camera for the sight-impaired and go back to the days of pen and paper with Rocketbook, an old-school notebook with a very modern twist. It's an all new Crave!

By March 12, 2015

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Lend your eyes to the blind with Be My Eyes app

This ingenious matchmaking service pairs you with sight-impaired people who need a little help.

By January 22, 2015

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'Eyes-Free Yoga' turns Kinect into teacher for the blind

"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.

By October 19, 2013

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'Life': A comic book for the blind

A design student creates a graphic novel for the sight-impaired that tells a simple story through touch.

By June 3, 2013

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Images: Regaining lost sight

Belgian professor reports medical advance that could help more than 300,000 sight-impaired Europeans.

February 23, 2005

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H&R Block, others to offer Net tax services to blind

Four leading providers of online tax preparation services agree to make their Web sites accessible to the sight-impaired.

By April 17, 2000