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silence Lara v1.0 / Digital Communication Vest

silence Lara v1.0
silence Lara v1.0

The Digital Communication Vest was named "silence Lara", which is inspired by the movie "Beyond Silence". In the movie, Lara's parents are deaf and she is responsible for interpret and helping them interact with the hearing world...

The Digital Communication Vest is designed for disabled whoever can't communicate with people with his/her own voice, or for blind people who tries to ask for help without knowing if anyone surrounds him.

The helping vest includes keyboard on the both sides of bottom part which can be operated by hands easily and monitor on the top showing the words which convey the users' messages. After typing, the users can check the spelling by reading the words projected in the palm. The screen also can be removed and view as portable e-paper.

University

National Taipei Univ. of Tech.

National Taipei Univ. of Tech.
Taipei County, Taiwan

Chiwu Huang

Design

National Taipei Univ. of Tech.

National Taipei Univ. of Tech.
Taipei County, Taiwan

Miao-Hsien Chuang