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Hi-tech headset to guide blind people

A headset that talks visually impaired people around cities has been designed by Microsoft.

It works with a Windows phone and uses location and navigation data with a network of information beacons in urban locations to describe routes.

Rory Cellan-Jones joined a group of volunteers in Reading who have been testing it.

  • 06 Nov 2014
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