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A low-cost revolution in refreshable braille
March 24, 2016
After five years of research, Transforming Braille Group unveils affordable refreshable braille display for use in developing countries and libraries.
Tweeting while blind
March 1, 2016
Social media is an essential part of everyday life for teens and young adults who are blind, just as it is for their peers with sight.
Perkins Access brings accessibility to digital world
February 22, 2016
New service ready to help companies, colleges and nonprofits comply with upcoming federal rules on digital accessibility.
It's never too late to learn
January 20, 2016
Perkins Solutions gives a 95-year-old WWII veteran with vision loss the training he needs to read his favorite magazines.
2015's most intriguing innovations
December 28, 2015
From a multitalented digital assistant to a watch that taps you, the past year featured exciting advances in accessible technology.
Perkins students enjoy accessible broadcast of 'The Wiz Live!'
December 4, 2015
Tony Award-winning Broadway musical becomes first accessible live TV entertainment event in U.S. history, thanks to video description feature.
The season's 10 best assistive technology gifts
November 19, 2015
Perkins Solutions has the perfect functional and fun presents for kids and adults who are blind or visually impaired.
A workspace that works for everyone
November 18, 2015
For employees who are blind, a few simple tools get the job done.
Former Perkins teacher wins Genius Grant
November 17, 2015
Alex Truesdell is honored for her work in adaptive design, which helps children with disabilities live more fulfilling lives.
10 fascinating facts about the white cane
October 15, 2015
To celebrate National White Cane Safety Day, here are some little-known facts about the iconic white cane.