Issue No. 04 - October-December (2009 vol. 8)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MPRV.2009.84
Maria Ebling , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Products-to-be include Touch Color, a thermal digital device that lets visually impaired people visualize works of art by touch; Smart Cane, which combines with an ultrasonic sensor to help blind people navigate paths; glasses that measure time between blinks; virtual pets; and a device that uses sensors to smell.
Touch Color, thermal art board, Smart Cane, RFID navigation, Masunaga Wink Glasses, eyestrain, EyePet, virtual pet, metal oxide sensor
M. Ebling, "Virtual Senses," in IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 8, no. , pp. 4-5, 2009.