Blindness And Low Vision Products (Navigation) Links

Good Maps
GoodMaps requires no infrastructure or Bluetooth beacons in a building. Others install dozens of beacons, which are costly and require maintenance. By utilizing LiDAR and image recognition, we provide fast and accurate maps of indoor spaces at a fraction of the effort and costs. Note the app for the phone is called Good Maps Explorer.

LOADSTONE GPS (Free GPS Software)
This web site hosts information relating to Loadstone GPS - Free satellite navigation software developed for Symbian Mobile/phones using the Series60 platform. Although Loadstone-GPS is a useful navigational tool for everyone, it is particularly useful for blind and visually impaired people using screen readers such as Talks (TM) (a Nuance product) and Mobile Speak (TM) (a Code Factory product).

Sendero Group
Sendero manufactures the BrailleNote GPS and distributes the BrailleNote, VoiceNote, Miniguide, ID Mate, Talks Cell phone software and Silen-T vibrating watch.

We Walk Smart Cane
This cane is designed to provide feed back to the user about their surroundings. What is WeWALK? There is an estimated number of over 250 million visually impaired people (World Health Organization) in the world and 50 million are using a cane. Since the beginning of the white cane usage it never got innovated and visually impaired individuals faced problems like coming across above chest obstacles. WeWALK solves this problem and adds more to it through smartphone integration.


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