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BMW ConnectedDrive reads aloud your social network updates

09/26/2011, Drinking (alcohol) and driving do not mix, and another element that does not jive with driving includes speaking on your phone or checking up on emails, text messages and social network updates. BMW intends to safeguard the driver and occupants from any...

Panopreter Plus helps the visually impaired to use computers

02/14/2011, If you’ve used Windows computers for awhile, I’m sure most of you (if not all of you) have heard of Microsoft Sam. The text to speech engine that shipped with Windows was atrociously bad at pronouncing words you could recognize, but...

Blio E-Book Launch Attracts Controversy

10/01/2010, The Blio e-book store was meant to launch to increase accessibility of digital books content to the blind, but since the launch, the store founded by Ray Kurzweil and the National Federation for the Blind has attracted controversy rather than accolades....