Self-driving Bicycles Add to Transportation, Fitness, Independence for Blind Riders

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I heard such exciting news this morning! A well-known drone company, Auto-Fly, and a major bicycle manufacturer, Trekker, have teamed up to make a self-driving bicycle.

The new device has pedals and seat much like a conventional bike, but the steering and braking are handled by electronic and mechanical devices based on recreational drone technology.

Make Your Super Bowl Extra Super with Our Game Day Tips for Viewers Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

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The Super Bowl kicks off on Sunday, so get into the spirit with our roundup of resources for every football fan!

Even if you are only interested in the Super Bowl commercials, you’ll want to check out Web Director Crista Earl’s look at Comcast’s new talking guide for accessible television and how it can help everyone get more out of the viewing experience.

Getting Into the Swim of Things as a Person Who Is Blind or Visually Impaired

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Come on in; the water's fine!

AFB continues our summer recreation series with a look at swimming. Swimming can be an excellent activity for people who are blind or visually impaired. Whether you are looking to swim some serious laps, get a great workout, or just cool off on a sweltering day, get the latest on the quintessential summertime activity.