An inspiring TED Talk well worth your time.
Design and UX have made huge leaps in recent years, as has technology, but when designing for your audience accessibility is an often overlooked challenge.
Users with different needs when it comes to accessibility are typically more capable than most imagine, interacting with your digital product in ways you might not have thought of.
It's an incredibly interesting field of research and development, and as Dr Asakawa describes 'The frontier is the real world.The blind community is exploring this technical frontierand the pathfinder.'
It was a revolutionary moment for the blind. The cyber world became accessible, and this technology that we created for the blind has many uses, way beyond what I imagined.