5 Incredible Cool-Tech Inventions to Help Visually Impaired See the World Again: VR Haptic Gloves + 4 More

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NeuroDigital together with Prague’s National Gallery gives blind people experience – touch the art. See more of modern tech invention to make the life of blind people easier. 

NeuroDigital gloves

NeuroDigital collaborated with Prague’s National Gallery and designed haptic gloves that provide with an opportunity to touch art masterpieces. These gloves vibrate to make a blind person feel a 3D object.

The vibration depends on the texture of the object.

Braille ebook reader

Source: Fraunhofer

The Anagraphs project elaborated the device that employs thermo-hydraulic micro-actuation to activate Braille dots by infrared laser radiation using a micro-mirror scanning system.

Unfortunately, the company is currently looking for the investors to continue working on the project.

BrainPort V100

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Source: Wicab

The BrainPort V100 records its users’ surroundings with the help of a camera in the sunglasses and then converts these image into electrical signals.

These signals are transmitted to a mouthpiece, allowing the person to feel the environment through the tongue. 69% of test participants were successful to understand what is around them with the help of this technology.

Assisted Vision Smart Glasses

 

Source: RNIB

These smart glasses are designed to make the most of that remaining sight. The technology includes transparent OLED displays, 2 small cameras, a compass, a GPS unit, and a headphone.

All the data received by the glasses can be transmitted to the person in various ways, like brightness or sounds. Read more here.

Feel the Time

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Source: trendhunter.com

‘Feel the Time’ watch is so simple and minimalistic – just three dots to help you follow the time. Two black discs separate the hour and the minute as two nubs on them.

A break in the outer circle at the 12 o’clock mark acts as a guide to get an accurate reading.


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NEW VR Gloves Let the Blind 'Feel' Art Masterpieces + 4 More Cool-Tech to Help Visually Impaired See the World Again
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