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EMERGE / handheld devices for deaf


EMERGE is the handheld device for the blind people. The user puts the set EasyCard on the device, waiting in the bus stop, EMERGE transmits the information via bluetooth, vibrating and emeraging the Braille panel to show the information.The user could press the button in quite a distance if needed to contact the bus and the driver.


National Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Taipei City, Taiwan

Yung-Hsun / CHEN

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