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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.
October 9, 2015
Until accessible U.S. currency makes its much-anticipated debut in 2020, the Perkins Library is distributing the iBill Talking Banknote Identifier device to people who are blind.
The hands that built the braillers
October 7, 2015
For five decades, Pietro Fusco has assembled Perkins Braillers, bringing the power of braille literacy to people all around the world.
Game-changing innovations at TechShare Africa
October 7, 2015
Africa Forum’s technology showcase has all the latest advances for people who are blind.