Blindness in the News

November 19, 2010
1.    LookTel phone app can help the blind ‘see’ everyday objects       Los Angeles Times       November 14, 2010
November 12, 2010
1.    Two Pasadena researchers seek integrated system to help the blind ‘see’       Pasadena Star-News
November 5, 2010
1.    Blindness doesn’t stop Zimbabwe sports commentator       Associated Press       October 31, 2010
October 22, 2010
1.    Disabled Face a 70-Percent Unemployment Rate       KLAS- Channel 8 News Las Vegas       October 15, 2010
October 15, 2010
1.    Step for the red-tipped white cane       Alchua County Today       October 10, 2010
October 8, 2010
1.    Blind Man Bowls a Perfect Game--And It's Not a Fluke       Chicago Tribune       October 2, 2010
September 24, 2010
1.    Story of Survival: 9/11 Survivor Offers Inspiration for Iowa Blind       WHO-TV       September 20, 2010
September 17, 2010
1.    Treating Blindness Takes More Than Meets The Eye       NPR       September 12, 2010
September 10, 2010
1.    Voting machine aids visually impaired       Mt. Vernon Register-News       September 3, 2010
August 20, 2010
1. Advocates push for Braille literacy    Oakland Daily Tribune    August 20, 2010
August 6, 2010
1. Lawmakers seek to update jobs programs for blind and disabled    GovExec.com    August 2, 2010
July 30, 2010
1. Anniversary of ADA brings presidential order to hire more disabled workers    The Washington Post    July 27, 2010
July 16, 2010
1. Disabled Triathletes Unhappy About Rules Changes    The New York Times    July 14, 2010
July 9, 2010
1. Bionic Sight: FDA OKs Telescope Eye Implant    ABC News    July 8, 2010
July 2, 2010
1. Blind rowing team set to compete in Okla. Regatta    USA Today    June 26, 2010
June 28, 2010
1. A chef who sees with her creativity    San Jose Mercury News    June 2, 2010
June 28, 2010
1.  Will giant eye sculpture lure tourists?      CNN      June 7, 2010
June 28, 2010
1. Vision-impaired triathletes rally against black goggles    Florida Today    June 14, 2010
June 28, 2010
1. Legally blind judo athlete Crockett won’t give up    The Denver Post    June 21, 2010
May 28, 2010
1. ‘Lighthouse’ Launches C-Store    May 28, 2010    CSP News