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Beye / wearable device

Beye
Beye

Beye helps the visually impaired walk more independently and safely. As an IoT device, Beye processes real-time data to suggest the best route. During the travel, Beye uses LiDAR sensors and cameras to capture a 3D image of the users’ surroundings to give individual commands, real-time bus times, and other cues, guiding them to their destination. The single earphone design ensures that users receive verbal cues as well as environmental noise to provide an audio-rich and convenient experience. It can be worn on both sides to protect hearing health. Unlike existing aids that attract stigma, it's fashionable and easy wearing.

University

Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts

Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts
Guangzhou, China

Xingyi Zhou,
Guangzhou Academy of Fine Arts