conversations for vision


Another new pre-print dropped this week. This paper is a first draft of our findings from an interview study conducted with a fascinating group of practitioners who work to support people with visual impairments (PVI).

Here’s how the service works: PVI connect with a remote sighted assistant via a mobile app and, using a smartphone or head-mounted camera (sort of like Google Glass), they get help with whatever they need: cooking, reading medicine bottles, finding the bus stop, shopping, reading a menu, …

Check out the paper here. Learn more about the service here.

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