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Focus on Technology
2:50 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

Excitement over seeing eye glasses & other tech for the blind

Scientist Stephen Hicks developed the glasses that use two cameras in combination with an infrared projector to detect objects.

Technology is leveling the playing field for the blind. A British researcher, Stephen Hicks of the University of Oxford, has invented a pair of glasses that act like a movie screen.

This BBC video shows how the glasses will work.

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