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Using WayTags in the Washer, the Freezer, and Other Harsh Environments

October 05, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

Many people ask whether WayAround will withstand harsh environments, like going through the washer and dryer or being used in the freezer. Frozen food items and clothing can be notoriously...

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WayAround for Android is Here!

September 05, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

The WayAround mobile app for Android is now available for free on Google Play. Since WayAround launched an iOS app in January 2018, we have heard from the many Android users who wanted access to...

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How WayAround's Groundbreaking Technology is Changing the Lives of Individuals with Vision Loss

August 22, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

WayAround is the smart assistant for people who are blind and vision impaired. The mobile app and smart tag system has changed the lives of individuals with vision loss around the world.

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Creative Ways Our Customers Have Used WayAround Technology

August 07, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

WayAround is a blind-friendly smart assistant providing valuable information to individuals around the world.

One of the great things about WayAround is its customizability. Our smart WayTags can...

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How To Tag Essential Oils with Accessible Audio Descriptions

July 19, 2018 | BY Colleen Connor

I jumped on the essential oil bandwagon a couple of years ago. While I love the remedies that have been around for thousands of years, it’s been really hard to tell which is which since all of the...

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Use WayAround to Organize Your Personal Care Items

May 03, 2018 | BY Victoria Leger

When you're groggy in the morning or before bedtime, it's easy to accidentally grab the wrong product from your medicine cabinet. We've probably all done it from time to time. That moment when you...

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Meet our Interns, Victoria and Olivia

March 05, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

Victoria and Olivia Leger are rather remarkable. They are marketers, actors, photographers, video producers, and writers. Olivia (on the right in the photo above) participates in banking and...

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Get the Latest Updates to the WayAround App

January 31, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

The new version of the WayAround app, version 1.0.3, is now available in the App Store. This update makes several enhancements, including updates to passwords, VoiceOver, and instructional text.

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Blind Grandfather Plays Santa Using New Technology from WayAround

December 20, 2017 | BY Jessica Hipp

Before he lost his vision, WayAround cofounder Armand Fisher passed out gifts to his grandkids on Christmas morning. Or other times, he would read the gift tag aloud so the grandkids could deliver...

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Three Ways to Get Started with WayAround

October 30, 2017 | BY Jessica Hipp

There are lots and lots of ways you can use WayAround to make life with vision loss a little simpler, but sometimes the hardest part is deciding where to begin. Don't worry—we've put together some...

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