WeWALK: Revolutionary Smart Cane


Publication/Creation Date
May 10 2018
Creators/Contributors
Young Guru Academy (YGA) (creator)
Media Type
Corporate Video
Persuasive Intent
Advertisement
Description
WeWALK is an innovative smart cane for those who are blind or low vision. It has smartphone app integration through Bluetooth, a touchscreen, advanced obstacle detection using ultrasonic sensors, is Alexa enabled, and has an open platform for developers.

The international, non-profit organization Young Guru Academy (YGA) started an IndieGoGo fundraising campaign in 2018 and raised $71,670 CAD from 114 backers.
HCI Platform
Carryables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Hand
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rr9RaisO11E
https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/revolutionary-smart-cane-for-the-visually-impaired#/

Date archived
September 11 2019
Last edited
October 7 2019
How to cite this entry
Young Guru Academy (YGA). (May 10 2018). "WeWALK: Revolutionary Smart Cane". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4017