Toyota is working on a wearable device for the blind called "Project BLAID." "It works as an informational device to bridge the gap between a cane or a guide dog, identifying the Starbucks across the way or where the restroom is, for example.
A new app called Autour promises to be the equivalent of “neon signs for blind people” according to its designer.
Dogsim is a hi-tech dog lead that simulates the behaviour of a guide dog. It's a latest-generation tool designed to enable blind and partially sighted people to practice and understand the movements, control, distance and posture needed, befo.