Although you may not realize it, there are special car-racing video games that blind people can play. Brian A. Smith, however, thinks they leave something to be desired. That's why he created the RAD, an audio-based interface that he claims can be integrated into almost any existing racing game...
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Category: Good Thinking
I happened to see this picture of a Tempo Matador towing a one-off VW-based racing special, and aside from making me moan disgustingly with lurid desire, it got me thinking. Both those vehicles are using essentially the same engine....
As one of the interfaces on mobile devices and tablets, the key function of the audio jack is to play music. However, its other usage cannot be ignored—the audio jack can also be used to transmit data.
With established technology providing accessibility for the visually impaired, some of the latest mobile technology interfaces although stylish and appealing, offer only limited access to the blind. Case in point, the iPhone, with i...
Developers are using a combination of natural user interfaces, digital technologies and networked sensors to create new game play experiences to make their games more compelling and accessible to a wider audience.