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Cooking Tips for Individuals with Vision Loss

November 20, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

Cooking can seem like a daunting task for individuals who are blind or partially sighted. However, by adapting how you work in the kitchen and by using certain technologies, you can make cooking...

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Introducing WayAround for Public Spaces

November 16, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

It's here! WayAround for Public Spaces debuted this week. The first installation at the Marriott Crystal Gateway in Alexandria, Virginia coordinated with the annual NIB Training Conference and...

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10 things That May Surprise You About Individuals With Blindness

November 12, 2018 | BY Jessica Hipp

Blindness is a condition that few people can relate with until they have direct experience with it. Unless you have a friend or loved one with blindness, you probably don’t have context to realize...

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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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