Tikk-Tekk Rainbow, the tape measure for blind people

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Tikk Tekk Rainbow example

Some years ago, two chinese design students from the Tongji University in China have built Tikk-Tekk Rainbow, an original and low-cost universal measuring device that uses visual, auditory and tactile feedback for measuring an object and it was specially designed for visually impaired individuals. Tikk-Tekk Rainbow is a low-cost universal measuring tool between finger tips. Apart from printed digits and … Read More

Touch Color: the graphic tablet for blind people

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Cover image Touch Color

It looks like a normal graphic tablet, but Touch Color is designed for a very specific purpose: to allow the blind to draw. Conceived and designed by a group of Chinese students, Touch Color stopped at the prototype stage and never entered in production; nevertheless it is interesting to find out how it was conceived its design and what would … Read More