WeWALK Smart Cane

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Description of App: 

WeWALK provides accessible navigation for the visually impaired.

Use WeWALK application to get navigation, ask your questions to Alexa, initiate voice based interface called as voice menu and set your preferences...

WeWALK transforms the usual white cane into an innovative smart cane, increases visually impaired people’s ability to move independently and promotes full-participation into social life via three of its features.

1. Obstacle Detection: it detects the obstacles that are above chest level.

2. Phone Connection: it gets connected with smartphones via Bluetooth, making it possible to manage the application by using WeWALK’s touchpad and perform tasks such as getting navigation.

3. Continuous Development: WeWALK’s features will increase with new integrations such as Amazon Alexa by time.

Apple Watch Support: 

No

Version: 

1.7.0

Free or Paid: 

Free

Device(s) App Was Tested On: 

iPhone
iPad

iOS Version: 

13.2.3

Accessibility Comments: 

WeWALK can be used with voice over accessible.

VoiceOver Performance: 

VoiceOver reads all page elements.

Button Labeling: 

All buttons are clearly labeled.

Usability: 

The app is fully accessible with VoiceOver and is easy to navigate and use.

Other Comments: 

The WeWALK app has a smart cane. If desired, it can be used more easily in the application by means of a cane. You can visit the website for detailed information.

Developer's Twitter Username: 

@wewalkio