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Apps: Vision Impairment

Posted by Isobel Rogers on Nov 11, 2022 | 

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Globally, it's estimated that there's over 2.2 billion people with some degree of vision impairment. Within this, 39 million people are legally blind. Despite these massive numbers, unfortunately, many items are not designed to accommodate people with visual impairments. So, how do people with vision impairment navigate everyday life? Around 89% of people with a visual impairment own a smartphone. For many, technology can be a life-changing tool that boosts independence.