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1612 Blind Active Duty Police Officer – part 1 (Mar. 16, 2016)
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Some of the apps discussed in shows #1612 and #1613 that were designed for the visually impaired and which Marlon found particularly useful include:
- DigitEyes (color identifier and identification of labeled objects)
To listen to a previous episode of Eyes On Success in which we talked about DigitEyes click on the following link:
Show #1344: Digit-Eyes Digital Identifier and Organizer (Oct. 30, 2013)
- BlindSquare (navigation)
To listen to a previous episode of Eyes On Success in which we talked about BlindSquare click on the following link:
Show #1544: BlindSquare Navigation App (Oct. 28, 2015)
- BeMyEyes (free app for getting sighted assistance)
- CrowdViz (paid app for getting sighted assistance)
- KNFB Reader (optical character recognition)
You can find these apps for your iOS device in Apple's App Store.