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Be eyes / Crutch

Be eyes

This product is designed for visually impaired elderly and visually impaired persons.

In the unfamiliar environment, relying on the stick is very dangerous. In order to make visually impaired of the elderly and the persons of visually impaired can be more safe, designed a “smart cane”, combined with speakers, infrared, and ultrasound. When they are in danger or difficulty, smart cane will always be reminded of the user’s attention, so that they are not only more safe but also more convenient in life. Smart cane also has a telescopic function, when the inconvenience of action can be stretched into support crutches.

University

Overseas Chinese University

Overseas Chinese University
Taichung City, Taiwan

Lin Yu Wei,
Overseas Chinese University