WUD Silesia Commons Innovation

On 17.11.2015 at the WUD Silesia Commons Innovation Piotr from FIRR referred about the BLINDPAD and the project. In addition to the presentation it was also a fruitfull discussion about possible use cases and scenarios.

EM and SMPU 4×4

 

Now our 4×4 Electromagnetic (EM) and Shape Memory PolyUrethanes (SMPU) taxel arrays are available. We will test out the functionalities and go for the next size…..

4x4_EM_demo 4x4_SMPU_Demo_LMTS

First 2×2 taxel arrays

 

First 2×2 Electromagnetic (EM) and Shape Memory PolyUrethanes (SMPU) taxel arrays are available. 4×4 arrays are nearly finished – stay tuned.

 

Shape Memory PolyUrethanes (SMPU) based latching taxels: 2x2 SMPU taxels array.

Shape Memory PolyUrethanes (SMPU) based latching taxels: 2×2 SMPU taxels array.

Electromagnetic (EM) based taxel device, in a 2x2 array configuration

Electromagnetic (EM) based taxel device, in a 2×2 array configuration

BLINDPAD at SightCity 2015

 

SightCity is an important fair, centered around technologies and needs of visually impaired users. Various hard- and software solutions for blind and visually impaired people were presented by Geomobile in collaboration with Guide4Blind of the local authority of Soest. BLINDPAD presented the concepts and first images of the prototyps of the project to potential target groups to collect feedback on BLINDPAD.

PadDraw at the SightCity 2015 in Frankfurt am Main representing BLINDPAD

PadDraw of BlindPAD at SightCity 2015, Frankfurt am Main