Our prototype works by giving users adequate sound warning of obstacles ahead of them.
• Cognitive disabilities, learning disabilities, developmental disabilities, low vision/blindness, hearing impairments, dysphasia.
We have designed our product, Washable, to facilitate autonomy in one of the most fundamental and intimate areas: personal hygiene.
This device allows rowers with visual impairments to receive the same data during rowing competitions and practice that is previously only available on devices with a screen.
Our product aims to detect any degredation in the wheelchair that has the potential to affect the user’s long term health and notify them.
Our project consists of a didactic toy to teach blind or low vision children how to read Braille.
Similarly, this medium of interaction could be developed to aid the learning experience for sighted children, and for children with learning disabilities.