The Minhye Kim 'Supersonic Stick' Guides the Blind With Sound

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Oct 31, 2010 • References: yankodesign
The insurgence of handy inventions that have come hand in hand with technological breakthroughs ushers in the Minhye Kim 'Supersonic Stick,' a wrist-worn accessory that can escort the blind.

With cutting-edge sonar technology, the Minhye Kim 'Supersonic Stick' sends out sound signals, and with the spatial information it receives in return, it communicates oncoming obstacles to the wearer in the form of resonant or vibrating messages. Stats for Wrist-Worn Sonar Escorts Trending: Older & Mild
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