Feelif – Multisensory Digital Content Specially Adapted for Blind and Visually Impaired

 

Feelif device is a special device for the playback of digital content adapted for blind and visually impaired (Digital Entertainment and Digital Education for Blind and Visually Impaired).

It was developed in close collaboration with blind and visually impaired users, Centre for Education, Rehabilitation, Inclusion and Counselling for the Blind and Partially Sighted and parents of blind children.

Feelif devices use their innovative patented technology that enable blind and visually impaired people to sense and recognize shapes on the touchscreen. A unique application and a special transparent overlay grid provide an excellent user experience.

Blind and visually impaired persons utilize vibration, sounds and voice when glideing across the overlay grid with one finger. This allows them to follow a specific format on the screen.

Feelif devices will impress you with their effortless elegance. Users can play a wide range of entertaining or/and educational multisensory content which will encourage your investigative spirit and creativity. Overlay grid provides excellent orientation and a large screen provide excellent user experience. They are confident your Feelif experience will last a long time.


The overlay grid provides an excellent orientation on the otherwise flat screen, and at the same time it strengthens fine motor skills of the user.

Feelif devices can also be used as an android tablet or a smart phone.

What is the value that Feelif offers?

They create their every product with special care. Their intention is that you can begin using it immediately as you receive it.

They cooperate with blind and visually impaired people, as they are their experts of choice. They provide a critical assessment of their every new product and application until their user experience matches their expectations.

They have selected the three most appropriate smart devices on the market. These have the best vibrations, are responsive to multi-point interactions and provide a large screen.

Their every product goes through the hands of their experts. They ensure, that the devices are perfectly calibrated with the transparent relief grid, the software installed, and the devices adapted and ready to use.

Benefits

Creating multisensory
content for blind
Boost creativity and
cognitive skills
Learn spatial orientation Improve fine motor skills Learn skills necessary for accessing digital content Game-based learning
Lots of motivation and praise Play with others, even on-line Multisensory digital content specially adapted for blind and visually impaired Easy to learn a basic concept in less than 5 minutes New patented technology Excellent feedback of existing users

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What you can do with Feelif:

  • Learn while playing. We believe in game-based learning.
  • We have many apps for learning math, geometry, languages, Braille alphabet and much more.
  • Be creative. Draw in colors and share your drawings.
  • Feel shapes and contours.
  • Feel and draw graphical functions.
  • Feel and draw charts.
  • Play games. Chess, Battleships, Memory and many more.
  • Watch interactive stories.
  • With Feelif Pro, sighted people can create multisensory content for blind and visually impaired for all Feelif devices.

Digital Education for the blind and visually impaired

Digital Education for the Blind and Visually Impaired is educational content specifically developed for blind and visually impaired children and young people. It was developed in close collaboration with the Slovene Centre for Education, Rehabilitation, Inclusion and Counselling for the Blind and Partially Sighted, parents and their blind or visually impaired children. Digital Education for the Blind and Visually Impaired comprises pre-school as well as a school subjects.

With all their content children and adolescents are encouraged to solve specific tasks, since all their content is designed with significant emphasize on practice and praise. All exercises are thoughtfully intertwined with game-based learning and a competitive spirit. In this manner cognitive skills are strengthened, while the user gets satisfaction and joy in new achievements and successes.

Digital Education for the Blind and Visually Impaired runs on Feelif Gamer, Feelif Creator, and Feelif Pro which allow the multisensory perception. For this reason our technology is indispensable for the understanding and learning of content, where graphics are important. For example, one content is Feelif Draw, enabling the blind and visually impaired to make digital drawings.

The blind or visually impaired person perceives the content via vibration which can be felt under fingertips when sliding along the special transparent relief grid. Additional information that is needed for better understanding is also obtained through sound and voice. Embossed grid provides an excellent orientation on the otherwise flat touch screen, and at the same time it strengthens fine motor skills of the user.

All their content is affordable, as our goal is to ease and enrich learning for the blind and visually impaired and to make learning as entertaining as possible, while at the same time opening up new opportunities for the creative expression of the blind and visually impaired.

One of their applications – Feelif Draw

Draw

Great application for drawing and comprehending drawings through vibrations and sounds.

Feelif Draw is a unique application that supports drawing with sensing and listening what you have drawn. It is versatile for both the blind and visually impaired as well as for parents or teachers of blind and visually impaired children.

Application Feelif Draw uses variety combinations of vibration, sound and colour. For each colour we set its vibration and distinct sound of musical instrument, to make it easier to distinguish between the lines that are drawn. This way you will not only feel your pictures, but also hear them in the sounds of the piano, guitar or violin. By moving your finger along drawing, you will be able to elicit variety of tones repeatedly, as the sound harmonically changes according to the direction of the touch.

Feelif Draw application will give to the blind and visually impaired privilege to express their creativity over and over again, with neither costs for expensive materials nor concern where to stash all those cherished products, for the final product is digital content. As such, it is easy to archive and always available for re-viewing.

Their Feelif Draw application in fact allows you to save the drawn contents as well as to send it via e-mail. Feelif Draw application is also capable to convert drawn content into a standard image, which makes it available to admire by those who do not have the Feelif Creator. For those who do have it, your content will be received in original format with full multisensory perception options.

As the Feelif Draw application is on one hand invaluable for creative expression of blind and visually impaired, on the other hand is superior tool for parents of blind and visually impaired children; it empower them to quickly and easily explain illustrative content to their children, with no additional costs for special materials. The children will thus understand presented information faster and better.

Feelif Draw is an application that will enrich and brighten yours and your loved ones every day, so you just need to have it.

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2019-01-18T08:30:16-05:00