The BrailleSense Polaris is a thin, lightweight tablet without a screen, which has been developed for blind and visually impaired individuals. It supports a range of Google apps and services, such as Google Docs and Google Drive. The ergonomic design enables fatigue-free typing, while the intuitive menu guidance and tactile controls ensure fast, non-visual orientation. The innovative multitouch display enables the user to control the device with gestures such as swiping and tapping.
Statement by the Jury
The BrailleSense Polaris combines the features of a note-taking device with the options presented by current technology in an outstanding way.