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Haptic baton offers new hope for blind musicians

03 March, 2019 11:17 pm 11:17 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – A conductor’s baton has been created that allows the visually-impaired to follow its movements, opening up the potential for blind people to join more orchestras.  The ‘Haptic Baton’ contains sensors that pick up even slight motions. These are then transmitted via radio signals to vibrating devices attached to musicians’ wrists or ankles. … Read More