refreshable Braille

Tablet for the blind full page braille output

Nov 28, 2017
blitab.com

Blitab is the world's first fully accessible braille tablet for those with vision loss, featuring full page refreshable braille. The device was demonstrated at the 2017 Computer Electronics Show and can be seen in this 16-minute video.

Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey continue the conversation with three leaders in the field of assistive technology: Deane Blazie, Jim Fruchterman, and Ted Henter.  They made pioneering contributions to the development of refreshable Braille displays, OCR, and screen readers, respectively.  Learn about their visions for the future in this informative round table discussion.


This week hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey bring together three leaders in the field of assistive technology: Deane Blazie, Jim Fruchterman, and Ted Henter.  They made pioneering contributions to the development of refreshable Braille displays, OCR, and screen readers, respectively.  Learn what each of them is up to today in this informative round table discussion.