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NuEyes Smart Glasses

What is NuEyes?

NuEyes allowing the visually impaired to see

What is NuEyes?

NuEyes is the future of wearable technology allowing those with low vision to see and take part in everyday tasks, such as reading and being able to see a loved ones face. NuEyes Smartglasses are electronic, lightweight, and compact allowing for hands-free use.

What conditions does NuEyes help?

NuEyes/Low Vision Solutions

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 14:17 -- geeta.nair

Our company was founded by two U.S. veterans. Our glasses and software have been modified to assist people with visual impairments and to provide a platform for further feature development.

We want to give the visually impaired the opportunity to have a normal life and partake in everyday tasks without their vision disabling them.

Assistant Professor (NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND MANAGEMENT)

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 12:36 -- geeta.nair

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF FOOD TECHNOLOGY ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND MANAGEMENT Deemed to be University (De-novo Category) under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 An Autonomous Institution under Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Government of India Plot No. 97,
Sector 56, HSIIDC Industrial Estate, Kundli,
District-Sonepat,
Haryana-131028

Advertisement No. N/S/K/P&A/1595/2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://niftem.ac.in/

Inclusive Stem is out to make hands-on science learning accessible to blind & low vision Indians

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 11:38 -- geeta.nair

Education and career prospects in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) are elusive for many blind and low vision people in India. The Inclusive Stem is out to change that. Read more about the young people behind this much needed initiative.

A member of the risk analytics team at NBFC Clips Capital, 22-year-old Shakul Raj Sonkar uses artificial intelligence (AI) in his work. The 22-year-old loves data sciences and being part of an emerging field globally is very exciting.

Programming in Python

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 11:35 -- geeta.nair

Announcing – An Exciting Program from Vision-Aid

Programming in Python - Classes for the VI and the blind.

Applications open for  Fall Semester 2019

Limited Enrollment.  Apply soon!
Application closing date:

10th September 2019

Overview

IGMC eye bank gives vision to 250 in 9 yrs

Fri, 08/30/2019 - 11:09 -- geeta.nair

Tribune News Service

 

Shimla, August 25

As many as 250 visually impaired patients got their vision restored at the Indira Gandhi Medical College (IGMC) and hospital with the help of donated eyes. Over 1,100 live donors have donated their eyes to the IGMC eye bank.

This has come to light on the eve of National Eye Donation Fortnight, being launched by the Health Department to facilitate cadaver as well live eye donations, from August 25 to September 8.

Trip To GOA For Visually Impaired

After Successful trips To Domestic Destinations & International Destinations, here comes our next trip to GOA from *21-24 November 2019* with an exciting and rebated offer for you all
Like our past Trips - Anyone traveling will be supported by
Volunteers
The cost of the Entire package is *Rs.5,990/-** per person on triple
sharing basis
The Actual Cost of the trip is much higher, but this has been subsidized
to fit in more & more people).
Special Mention-
*V.I. people can take along their family members or friends on this trip at

Trip To Dubai For Visually Impaired Community

After Successful trips To Domestic Destinations & International Destinations, here comes our 2nd International trip for Dubai  from 26-29 Sep 2019 with an exciting and rebated offer for you all
Like our past Trips - Anyone traveling will be supported by
Volunteers
The cost of the Entire package is Rs.33,900-per person on double sharing basis.
(The Actual Cost of the trip is much higher, but this has been subsidized
to fit in more & more people).
Special Mention-* V.I. people can take along their family members or

Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak (SSC)

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 12:37 -- geeta.nair

Government of India, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Personnel and Training, Staff Selection Commission, Block No. 12,
CGO Complex, Lodhi Road,
New Delhi - 110003.
F.No.3/4/2019-P&P-II

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit : https://ssc.nic.in/SSCFileServer/PortalManagement/UploadedFiles/notice_jht_27082019.pdf

Last date for receipt of applications: 26.09.2019

Your Business's Website May Be Unusable to the Blind

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 11:35 -- geeta.nair

Your Business's Website May Be Unusable to the Blind.

While the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) established rules to help disabled Americans access businesses in the real world, accessing online businesses has become a growing problem in recent years, stemming from a lack of accessibility options on many websites. As a result, online businesses are running the risk of alienating visually impaired consumers and potentially locking themselves out of a major revenue stream in the process, according to a newly released study.

AR glasses can help visually impaired navigate better

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 11:25 -- geeta.nair

New York, Augmented Reality (AR) glasses can help people with low vision better navigate their environment as the eye-wearable device managed to enhance mobility and function in patients who have difficulty with peripheral vision or seeing in low light, say researchers.

The research was conducted with patients suffering from retinitis pigmentosa, an inherited degenerative eye disease that results in poor vision.

Radio stations for the blind could go off air over NDIS funding shortfall

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 10:51 -- geeta.nair

The non-profit that runs a network of radio stations for Australia’s blind and low vision community says it will be off the air by next year unless the government intervenes to restore its funding.

Vision Australia, which operates 10 radio stations across Victoria, southern New South Wales, Adelaide and Perth, says it is facing a $700,000 shortfall after responsibility for disability funding was transferred to the national disability insurance scheme.

Scientists develop new implant that can restore eyesight in blind people

Thu, 08/29/2019 - 10:32 -- geeta.nair

Scientists have developed a new eye implant called OpticSELINE which stimulates the optic nerve through an intraneural electrode and restores the eyesight of visually impaired people.

Scientists from the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland and Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Italy have developed an eye implant to restore the eyesight of a blind person by stimulating the optic nerve with a new type of an intraneural electrode called OpticSELINE.

Yellow taxis that help the visually impaired will be painted black, say council

Wed, 08/28/2019 - 10:29 -- geeta.nair

Acouncil that brought in yellow taxis to help the visually impaired plans to paint them black in a bid to save money, angering disability charities. 

Derby City Council introduced a policy in 2001 to paint their cabs yellow to make them more identifiable for customers, including the partially-sighted.

But council has announced that it plans to change the colour of its taxis back to black to save drivers who have to paint and maintain the yellow vehicles. 
 

Medical Social Worker and Health Educator (NORTH EASTERN INDIRA GANDHI REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH & MEDICAL SCIENCES)

Tue, 08/27/2019 - 12:15 -- geeta.nair

NORTH EASTERN INDIRA GANDHI REGIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH & MEDICAL SCIENCES, MAWDIANGDIANG,
SHILLONG -793018
Advertisement No. NEIGR- E.III/8/2015/Pt.II dated 19th June, 2019

Highlights of the advertisement are given below, for complete details visit http://www.neigrihms.gov.in/Latest%20News/estt-3/Advt%20-%20PWD%20(Detail)%20Special%20recruitment%20drive.pdf

Last date of receipt of applications is 16th September 2019.

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