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On Tech & Vision With Dr. Cal Roberts

Jun 3, 2022

This podcast is about big ideas on how technology is making life better for people with vision loss.

People who are blind or visually impaired know all too well the challenges of living in a sighted world. But today, the capabilities of computer vision and other tech are converging with the needs of people who are blind...


Apr 15, 2022

This podcast is about big ideas on how technology is making life better for people with vision loss.

In 2012, Christine Ha won the third season of Masterchef, after having lost her vision in her twenties. Since her win, she has opened two restaurants in Houston, adapting to the challenges the pandemic still poses to...


Mar 4, 2022

This podcast is about big ideas on how technology is making life better for people with vision loss.

The Enigma machines that Germany used to encode messages during World War II were notorious for their complexity. Two Enigma experts — Dr. Tom Perera, a retired neuroscientist, and founder of EnigmaMuseum.com, and Dr....


Jan 26, 2022

This podcast is about big ideas on how technology is making life better for people with vision loss.

Every day, people who are blind or visually impaired use their hearing to compensate for vision loss. But when we lose our vision, can we access our visual cortex via other senses? We call this ability for the brain to...


Dec 10, 2021

This podcast is about big ideas on how technology is making life better for people with vision loss.

Today’s big idea is about exciting and emerging technologies that will someday allow people who are blind or visually impaired to navigate fully autonomously. In this episode, you will meet Jason Eichenholz, the...