Blind Skier Guided Downhill Using Head-Mounted Smartphone & Remote Guide

Blind Skier Guided Downhill Using Head-Mounted Smartphone & Remote Guide

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Blind Skier Guided Downhill Using Head-Mounted Smartphone & Remote Guide

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Obviously this is an ad for Vodafone so they are clearly going to make this look as smooth as possible but the thought of a visually impaired skier with a remote guide rather than one they follow down the hill is intriguing. Much easier said than done especially if you’re not on a groomed racecourse and terrain is variable but this proof of concept is notable:

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