Issue No. 04 - Apr. (2014 vol. 47)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2013.265
Juan R. Terven , Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico
Joaquin Salas , Instituto Politécnico Nacional, Mexico
Bogdan Raducanu , Computer Vision Center, Spain
Computing advances and increased smartphone use gives technology system designers greater flexibility in exploiting computer vision to support visually impaired users. Understanding these users' needs will certainly provide insight for the development of improved usability of computing devices.
Computer vision, Smart phones, Assistive technology, Assistive devices, Biomedical equipment, Medical services
J. R. Terven, J. Salas and B. Raducanu, "New Opportunities for Computer Vision-Based Assistive Technology Systems for the Visually Impaired," in Computer, vol. 47, no. 4, pp. 52-58, 2014.