How trying to find a lunar eclipse totally blind without sighted help got close but didn’t quite work out

About a month ago, I wrote a blog post about experiences I had watching 3 lunar eclipses with the BrainPort artificial vision device. After that the next two eclipses came in the winter, so I played chicken and stayed inside. Last year, there was an eclipse in May and it was the last one for … Continue reading How trying to find a lunar eclipse totally blind without sighted help got close but didn’t quite work out

Thoughts about my experiences with a new iPhone 7 without a headphone jack

Early this year the tech world exploded over that there wouldn't be a headphone jack in the new iPhone, there are still blind people who say they won't buy another one because of that; and Although I wasn't happy about it, i thought boycotting them altogether was a bit too far. When Belkin announced their … Continue reading Thoughts about my experiences with a new iPhone 7 without a headphone jack