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The deaf-blind can now ‘watch’ television via GoAll app

PervasiveSUB compiles all the subtitles of television channels and sends them to a central server which forwards them to smartphones or tablets.CREDIT:UC3M

A project called PervasiveSUB has come out to help the blind and deaf people to get all television info on their finger tips literally. The program compiles all the subtitles of television channels and sends them to a central server which forwards them to smartphones or tablets. From there, they are sent to the Braille line of the deaf-blind person ...

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Free Medical Camp in Amritsar: 15 Turn Blind After Cataract Surgery

After the tragic death of 13 women in the Chhattisgarh mass sterilisation camp, another tragedy took place when 15 people lost their sight in a cataract surgery camp organised by an non-government organisation in Punjab in November. The camp took place without the permission in Ghuman village of the Gurdaspur district, paving way for the shocking incident. Meanwhile, Amritsar civil ...

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