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March 20, 2015
A former plumber with visual impairment wins a $500 gift card from Perkins Solutions – and discovers life-changing technology at his fingertips.
From problem to solution in just nine hours
March 4, 2015
MIT students worked with clients with disabilities to design and build customized assistive technology devices.
What's it like to use SUNU?
January 15, 2015
Nine Perkins students and staff were given the opportunity to test-drive it.
The winning Perkins Products story
January 14, 2015
We heard from people using our products or services and we have a winner!
Top 10 assistive technology breakthroughs of 2014
January 6, 2015
A review of the top breakthroughs in assistive technology during 2014.
How assistive technology can improve your quality of life
December 31, 2014
Examining the impact assistive technology has had on a woman with severe vision loss caused by Uveitis.
Putting SUNU to the test
December 30, 2014
Feel the buzz: Perkins students and staff help test prototype of innovative new wristband navigational device.
Perkins collaborating on mobile audio games for people who are blind
November 21, 2014
Mobile games designed specifically for the blind community are hitting the App Store and gaining traction at Perkins.
LightAide inventor named 'Rising Star' by Boston Children's Hospital
November 4, 2014
The inventor of the LightAide, Dr. Catherine Rose, was presented with the Rising Star Award by Boston Children's Hospital.
And the winner of the 2014 Perkins Technology Prize is…Ustraap
October 30, 2014
Ustraap, a wristband that can be worn by people who are blind or visually impaired to alert them to obstacles in their path, will be manufactured and sold thanks to the $25,000 prize awarded by Perkins in partnership with MassChallenge.