Multi-sensory 3D printed maps help the blind to navigate

Multi-sensory 3D printed maps help the blind to navigate

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3D printing is proving a valuable tool for enhancing the experiences of visually-impaired and blind people. We have already seen The Tactile Picture Books Project – which creates textured 3D models of the illustrations in children’s books – and OwnPhone, a credit-sized device that enables visually-impaired people to call pre-selected numbers.

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