Essays about: "visually impaired"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 essays containing the words visually impaired.

  1. 1. Exploring a voice user interface to convey information in an e-commerce website

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Christopher Liljestam; [2019]
    Keywords : social innovation; co-design; voice user interface; visually impaired; e-commerce; accessibility; interaction design; humanlike; blind navigation;

    Abstract : Screen readers for visually impaired users are poorly optimized for e-commerce websites hence the exclusion of the content. It creates a societal need for accessibility of the content in e-commerce websites for the visually impaired users. READ MORE

  2. 2. Inclusive Design : A Concept for an Accessible City Map

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för informatik

    Author : Felix-Marcel Petermann; Jennifer Greczylo; [2019]
    Keywords : Accessible city map; inclusive design; visually impaired; blind; designing for disabilities; activity theory; research-oriented design; design-oriented research; interaction design; HCI;

    Abstract : This thesis proposes a concept for exploring cities with an inclusive map. Most of current studies and projects only include one kind of user groups if creating systems for navigation and exploring new areas. Often, if creating a system for a very exclusive user group, e. g. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing interfaces for the visually impaired : Contextual information and analysis of user needs

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Stina Olofsson; [2018]
    Keywords : UX; Visually impaired; User Experience; Blind; Multimodal Interfaces; Haptics;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how to design for the visually impaired. During the course of work, a literature study and interviews with blind and visually impaired people were conducted. The objective was to investigate what contextual information is wanted in new and unfamiliar spaces outside their home. READ MORE

  4. 4. Designing a system for visually impaired users to identify objects

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Jan Jaap de Groot; [2018]
    Keywords : visually impaired; blind; accessibility; voiceover; talkback; synskadad; blind; tillgänglighet; voiceover; talkback;

    Abstract : This thesis describes the process of designing a system for visually impaired users to identify objects. Smartphones are empowering visually impaired people by providing independence. The two major mobile operating systems, Android and iOS, both include screen reading software. READ MORE

  5. 5. Letting The Blind Man See... : An Investigation Into Methods and an Evaluation to Improve Accessibility in Swedish Museum Exhibits for the Visually Impaired

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för ABM och digitala kulturer

    Author : Anna Hudson; [2018]
    Keywords : Museum Studies; Museum Science; Visually Impaired; Accessibility; Disabilities; Inclusion; Exhibits; Trelleborg s Museum; Visual Interpretation; Audio Guide; Navigation; Tactile; Scania; Skåne; Sweden; Swedish; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : The museum world is in a time of great change, many of the changes focus on the accessibility of museums. In Sweden these changes are becoming more apparent as the new museum law that has been passed advocates for equal museum experience for all visitors whether they have any for of impairment or not. READ MORE