News

HumanWare releases explore 8, the largest
screen handheld electronic magnifier in the smallest package

21/08/2017

HumanWare is thrilled to announce the launch of the latest addition to its groundbreaking explore line, including the explore 3 and explore 5: the powerful and portable explore 8 handheld magnifier.

explore 8

Appointment of Bruce Miles as President of HumanWare

06/07/2017

Gilles Pepin, CEO of HumanWare, is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Miles as President of HumanWare, effective July 1st, 2017.

Appointment of Bruce Miles as President of HumanWare

Bookshare security changes notice and impact on Apex users

9/06/2017

If you are a bookshare member you may have received a message from Bookshare informing you of some coming security changes which will affect their website and customer experiences.

Bookshare security changes notice and impact on Apex users

Supercharge Your BrailleNote Touch Today
with Version 2.0. Math Braille to Print, KNFB Reader,
Braille Display Mode, and So Much More!

31/10/2016

Version 2.0 brings many features and enhancements which have been requested by BrailleNote users and demonstrates the kind of innovation that this tool can produce.

Supercharge Your BrailleNote Touch Today with Version 2.0. Math Braille to Print, KNFB Reader, Braille Display Mode, and So Much More!

The BrailleNote Touch is Shipping Today!
– First Google Certified accessibility device

26/05/2016

May 26, 2016 – HumanWare is thrilled to announce that the BrailleNote Touch is shipping starting today! We have received such an incredible amount of responses filled with excitement and anticipation for the BrailleNote Touch. We would like to thank those who placed pre-orders to receive one of the first BrailleNote Touch units.

HumanWare introduces the BrailleNote Touch, the first Android All in One braille tablet providing Play Store access

HumanWare introduces the BrailleNote Touch,
the first Android All in One braille tablet
providing Play Store access

24/03/2016

Montreal, March 24 2016 — HumanWare is pleased to introduce the revolutionary BrailleNote Touch at the 2016 CSUN conference in San Diego.

HumanWare introduces the BrailleNote Touch, the first Android All in One braille tablet providing Play Store access

KeySoft 9.5 is Available For Download: Internet radio,
UEB Math to Print, Exam Mode, Quick Notes, KeyMaps 2015

20/05/2015

Today HumanWare is excited to announce KeySoft 9.5’s availability as a free download for all BrailleNote and VoiceNote Apex users. Whether you are a student, teacher, professional, or a leisure user of the BrailleNote Apex, KeySoft 9.5 has a feature or enhancement for you.

KeySoft 9.5 is Available For Download: Internet radio, UEB Math to Print, Exam Mode, Quick Notes, KeyMaps 2015

Try the new Prodigi Tablet at CSUN!

02/03/2015

Visit the HumanWare booth (505) to test-drive the new Prodigi Tablet, the most complete and lightest handheld magnifier on the market.

HumanWare at ATIA 2015: visit us at booth 101

26/01/2015

Test-drive our innovative products, including the BrailleNote® Apex, the leading productivity device for the blind in education, business and for personal use; Victor Reader®, the world's leading family of digital audiobook players; the unique Prodigi™ family of desktop and portable vision and reading systems, and Trekker® Breeze, the all-in-one handheld talking GPS.

HumanWare at ATIA 2015: visit us at booth 101

Read what the experts are saying about Prodigi

18/12/2014

The December issue of AFB AccessWorld Magazine features a great
review of the ProdigiTM Duo electronic magnifier. This new brand recognition positions Prodigi as a highly efficient product that can improve quality of life for people living with low vision conditions.

Read what the experts are saying about Prodig

Another award for Prodigi!

28/11/2014

HumanWare is pleased to announce that the Prodigi 2-in-1 digital magnifier recently won an award at the 32nd annual awards of excellence by Tech & Learning Magazine (read the publication press release) .

Another award for Prodigi!

Prodigi 1.2 is now available
New spoken menus and audio feedback

22/09/2014

HumanWare is pleased to announce the immediate availability of Prodigi TM version 1.2, a free software update to the groundbreaking personal vision assistant. Among other great enhancements, Prodigi now reads the menu items out loud.

Prodigi 1.2 is now available - New spoken menus and audio feedback!

Victor Reader Stream version 4.4 update NOW AVAILABLE:
Enjoy online podcasts, wireless access to the NLS BARD

22/09/2014

The Victor Reader Stream version 4.4 update brings even more exciting new wireless features including online podcasts and wireless access to the NLS BARD service. Enjoy the ability to search and browse thousands of podcasts, subscribe with a single key press and have new episodes automatically downloaded wirelessly to the Stream.

Victor Reader Stream version 4.4 update NOW AVAILABLE: Enjoy online podcasts, wireless access to the NLS BARD

Prodigi 1.1: Prodigi makes reading as easy as 1-2-3!

05/06/2014

HumanWare is pleased to announce Prodigi TM version 1.1.0, a free software update to the groundbreaking personal vision assistant that makes it even simpler to get started magnifying and reading.

Prodigi 1.1: Prodigi makes reading as easy as 1-2-3!

Join us at the 29 th CSUN conference

13/03/2014

HumanWare, the global leader in assistive technologies for people who are blind or have low vision, is pleased to announce its participation at the 29 th Annual International Technology & Persons with Disabilities Conference CSUN 2014 in San Diego.

 Join us at the 29th CSUN conference