An Interpretation of Life Through Vibration Motors

An Interpretation of Life Through Vibration Motors

Independent travel and the ability to interact with the world are two of the greatest challenges facing blind/ visually impaired (BVI) persons (Jacobson, 1998). How to interact, map, navigate the environment, and move through it efficiently and collision-free are challenges faced when utilizing traditional tools, such as the white cane and guide dog (information collected from this research’s focus groups). My goal was to develop a more effective solution to the social and navigational challenges faced by the BVI community.

Stand Open

Stand Open

This experiment explored the connection between the posture that teens demonstrate while using their handheld devices to the rising rates of depression in this demographic and made a connection between Amy Cuddy’s study and peoples’, specifically teens’, posture while they are on their devices and mental health issues.