There are a lot of solutions created to help the blind “see” and the latest comes in the form of a wearable camera developed by scientists from Massachusetts Eye and Ear, along with Schepens Eye Research Institute. The camera is rather straightforward and can be worn on the body.
In fact it actually can sit inside the wearer’s shirt pocket so as to be discreet and so as to prevent it from falling out. The idea here is to help those who are blind or visually impaired from bumping into objects, but interestingly enough instead of relying on a proximity sensor which alerts the wearer if they’re standing next to an obstacle, the camera will rely on time-to-collision predictions. Read full post →Wearable Camera Helps Prevent The Blind From Bumping Into Objects
Despite the dubious marketing tactics and the initial difficulty of trying to secure a handset for yourself, the OnePlus One has been met with high praise, which has us wondering if the company will be able to maintain that momentum with their next-gen flagship handset, the OnePlus Two.
As it turns out not only does OnePlus think they will surprise people with the OnePlus Two, but the company’s CEO believes that the handset will prove to be as influential as some of the bigger names out there. Speaking during a Reddit AMA, Carl Pei stated that in 2015, we can expect four influential smartphones – the Samsung Galaxy S6, the iPhone 6s, the HTC One M9, and the OnePlus Two. Read full post →OnePlus Two Expected To Be As Influential As The Samsung Galaxy S6