Blind Bargains Mobile Home
News
Deals
Classifieds
Apps
eBay Auctions
Podcasts
Articles
Advertisement:

#CSUNATC17: HandyTech Joins the Small Braille Display Battle with Actilino, a 16-cell Model

by J.J. Meddaugh
Tuesday, 28-Feb-2017 10:49 AM ET

An episode of the Blind Abilities podcast tells us of a new 16-cell braille display from HandyTech. According to Earle Harrison of Triumph Technology, the U.S. distributor for HandyTech, the Actilino is a new 16-cell braille display which includes HandyTech's Active Tactile Control, a technology which can automatically advance the braille display based on your hand movements.

The display will include a full braille keyboard and basic notetaking functions as well as a clock and calculator. Weighing less than a pound, it can also route your computer's audio through its speakers. Exact pricing is not shared in the podcast, but Earle expects it to cost about a third of other HandyTech models, which range between $3,000 and $6,000. We'll report more as we learn it from CSUN.

Source: Blind Abilities Podcast
Category: News

No one has commented on this post.

You must be logged in to post comments.

  • Username or Email:
  • Password:
  • Keep me logged in on this computer

  • Or Forgot username or password?
    Or Register for free

    J.J. Meddaugh is an experienced technology writer and computer enthusiast. He is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a major in telecommunications management and a minor in business. When not writing for Blind Bargains, he enjoys travel, playing the keyboard, and meeting new people.

    Share this Post

    Twitter Facebook Reddit Google LinkedIn
    Related Posts
    Contact us
    Classic site
    All deal listings are believed to be accurate at the time of printing. Please research the item carefully before making a purchase. A T Guys, LLC is not responsible for any problems encountered by making a purchase from a link on this site.
    Copyright 2006-2017, A T Guys, LLC.