Four tips on accessibility to master, if you want be an ace webmaster

Sofia ZuccalàWeb & AppLeave a Comment

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As you can experience every day online, fully accessible websites are few and far between. Despite the increasing attention to accessible website design, even several government sites recently failed to comply with W3C accessibility standards. In the US, the Social Security Administration provides webmasters with a treasure trove of tips and best practices on accessible websites design, like: guidelines and … Read More

"Walk on water, never alone" The floating piers at your fingertips

Sofia ZuccalàDesign, HomeLeave a Comment

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The project “Walk on water, never alone“, will help the visually impaired to imagine the artwork “The Floating Piers“, created by the artist Christo, immersed in the Lake Iseo landscape. Everyday, the floating bridges attract thousands of people who want to experience the thrill of walking on the water of the lake between Sulzano, Montisola and the small island of … Read More

Here's how 3D printing is improving the lives of blind people

Martina CavalieriArt, Design, TechLeave a Comment

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3D printing has brought a great revolution in our daily lives. Starting from simple shapes to complex structures this technology allows us to design many forms, giving vent to the creativity of all. Many studies / companies use this technology to improve the lives of millions of people with visual impairment: from tridimensional photos to 3D model of great masterpiece, … Read More

Braille clothing tags to recognize the colors of the clothes

Martina CavalieriDesignLeave a Comment

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Colors are important for everyone, especially for the visually impaired. People at Polish creative agency Havas Worldwide Warsaw are well aware of this, and so is the manager of the clothing store Rip Curl Pro Store, who in 2014 created a joint marketing campaign to spread awareness about the issue. The main objective was to create a campaign to promote … Read More

Bradley: the timepiece that makes you touch the time

Martina CavalieriDesign, TechLeave a Comment

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Touching time? Now it’s possible with Bradley Timepiece, a beautiful watch designed for blind people. This beautiful accessory was designed by Hyungsoo Kim, founder of Aeon Time takes its name from a ex-soldier who, having lost his sight in action, rebuilt a career in swimming by winning two gold medals at the Paralympic Games in London in 2012; his name … Read More