The most compelling tech tools to assist the visually impaired

Get the Full StoryIn our ongoing series, High Contrast, we re looking at how assistive technology can help people with disabilities overcome challenges in their lives, and the pioneers innovating in solutions to make everyday tools more accessible. Technology is increasingly improving our lives by conveniently tackling menial tasks and it s also helping people with disabilities lead more independent lives and improve their skill sets. With this in mind, and in celebration of Global Accessibility Awareness Day, here s a look at some of the most innovative apps and solutions helping people with visual impairment today. Facebook s AI-captioned photographs Back in April 2016, Facebook introduced This story continues at The Next Web