Making a car for blind drivers [Video]


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Using robotics, laser rangefinders, GPS and smart feedback tools, Dennis Hong is building a car for drivers who are blind. It’s not a “self-driving” car, he’s careful to note, but a car in which a non-sighted driver can determine speed, proximity and route — and drive independently.

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3 Responses to Making a car for blind drivers [Video]

  1. Finally! A use for brail on drive thru ATM's and now people have an answer for the age old question, "What are you? Bli….oh shit". To be honest, this sounds like the kind of project I would love to be working in.