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22 January'19

Dear friends, we are glad to inform you that we’re completing beta testing of the application for blind users — Brigth Guide, designed by our team of developers. People from more than 13 cities from Makhachkala to Toronto take part in testing.

Brigth Guide is a messenger designed specifically for people with visual disabilities and working with Voice Over screen access program. It will work in iOS and will available for...

23 December'18

Friends, on December 6, a great story about the Braille Glove released on the TV channel "Russia-1.St. Petersburg"!

We shared how the project started and how this unique device, which very soon would enter the world market, was created in a small workshop in the center of St. Petersburg.

One of the heroes of the report was the chief engineer of the project — Andrey Divov, who spoke about...

18 Ddecember'18

The Braille Glove arouses the great interest of local media.

We thank Tatyana Troyanskaya (“Echo of Moscow”) and Galina Artemenko (“Fontanka.ru”) for the excellent materials that they prepared after meeting with the inventor of the device, Fyodor Belomoev. Both journalists were interested not only in our achievements, but also in...

11 December'18

Not so long ago, the Braille Glove was one of the topics in the flagship Technology program on BBC Arabic! We want to share the interview with the wonderful journalist Dalia Haydar, where we discussed how...

17 November'18

After our trip to the Japanese city of startups — Fukuoka we continue to receive positive feedback and comments. Amazing Alex Huth, a journalist and editor from Fukuoka City, write on technological innovations in various fields, has published...

29 September '18 

We continue to share the news about our trip to Japan. It is worth saying that the trip was organized with the support of the Government of Japan, and when on arrival we were surrounded by care and attention not only by the organizers, but also...


24 September '18 

We told recently about our participation in the "Russian Startup Virtual Pitch Event", held in Tokyo. According to Japanese investors, our project "4Blind" was recognized as the most...

21 September '18 

We did it! A new victory of the "Braille Glove" project, this time on "WARAKU SUMMIT" in Fukuoka, the Japanese city of startups. Our project is recognized as the best of presented here project from 14 countries. Look at how it was! 

20 September '18

In the middle of September we took part in the "Waraku Summit", one of the largest international summits in Southeast Asia. Representatives of the most perspective and fast-developing start-ups from different parts of the world gather here every year. This year the event brought together about...

16 September '18

Friends, we have good news: the project “BrailleGlove” expends the geography! Investors and potential partners from Japan heard about the project in the “Russian Startup Virtual Pitch Event", where...

11 September '18

On 29 June, 2018 in the space of assistive technologies for the deafblind people "Polygon", where The Braille Glove was previously successfully tested, we talked about...

18 June '18

The Braille Glove has won in another contest. Oh, again, you can say, it’s been so many times when it won in various competitions, expositions, pitching sessions and start-ups’ events, we are tired to joy. It’s so, but not exactly. The competitive selection which was...

3 June'18

At the end of the year 2017 we've conducted a very important testing session of our invention in participance of deaf-blind people. Testing was held in Moscow in a special center "Polygon" founded with the support of Deaf-Blind Support Foundation «Con-nection».

Initially we planned to involve only two participants in the testing but finally...

 

2 June'18

We hurry to inform you about the very important letter which we received upon completion of a two-year testing of the Braille Glove that was conducted in Moscow housed by the educational center of the deaf-blind support foundation “Con-nection”. The testing persuasively proved the effectiveness of the device, its high potential for...

20 April'18

In 19 April our team took part in the presentation session “TTD: Technologies for life 2018” with the project “The Braille Glove”. We presented our invention to the experts, corporates, potential investors and investment foundations. Among them were Robert Bosch, Institute of Power Electronics, Business Finland, Industrial Development Fund of St. Petersburg, ITMO University et al. According to the experts’ vote results our project was chosen as...

28 February'18

Today we made a presentation in Fira Montjuïc on the Pitching sessions Digital Health & Wellness Summit 2018 under the 4YFN Mobile World Congress. We have presented to an audience our device — the first and the only device in the world to replace hearing and voice to deaf-blind people — the Braille Glove. And, we even succeeded in conducting a little experiment to show to the audience...

28 February'18

Today is our 4th and last day at the 4YFN Barcelona 2018 under the World Mobile Congress in Barcelona. This time we present the device Braille Glove, by showing and telling about the life of deaf-blind people and demonstrating how the device works. We haven't been seeing such an interest in our project for a long time.
It was a tremendous experience for us. We made new fruitful contacts and acquired new friends who
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20 April'18

Pay your attention to the first device "Braille Glove" that solves the problem of communication of deaf-blind, blind people and people unable to speak. This device:

- allows a deaf-blind person to communicate with people who can see and hear in the context of the situation.

- allows the deaf-blind and blind people to have access to a mobile phone and a computer.

27 November'17

The other day K.PRO took part in the jubilee XV Forum of Small and Medium Business of St. Petersburg "Perspective Projects" with the project "Braille Glove".
The Forum was organized by the Committee on the Development of Entrepreneurship and the Consumer Market of St. Petersburg with the participation of the Public Council on Small Business Development under the Governor of St. Petersburg. The forum gathered...

12 October'17

Today, as part of the GoTech forum, we reached the final of the largest in Eastern Europe competition of IT start-ups. Our project the "Braille Glove" won, as the best project in the field of Digital Health.
Overall 725 projects from 40 countries took part in...

12 September'17

In September 21, 2017 our team presented the device "Braille Glove" at the event "TTD: Technologies for the metropolis 2017”. 
This event was held under the St. Petersburg International Innovation Forum in the Expoforum Convention and Exhibition Center and was dedicated to...

7 September'17

In July and September 2017, we were invited to the headquarters of Robert Bosch in Stuttgart to demonstrate the device "Braille Glove" the team of engineers. Interesting discussions and new perspectives.

24 October'16

Today we presented our Braille Glove in a State library for the blind and visually impaired people. We showed the device and described how it works. As a result we got the new crew members who help us to test the pre-production prototype of the Glove.

27 April'17

Amazing and incredible singer Ellina Reshetnikova proposed to organize a concert to support the project “Braille Glove”. The concert was held in Union Bar in St.Petersburg. All guests could buy the concert promo-cards and pins. All collected funds was transferred to the project “Braille Glove” 

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