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Smart cane to help blind navigate

By Lance Whitney © CNET.com — A new “smart” cane developed by students at Central Michigan University may be just the first step in helping blind people more easily get around by themselves…. READ STORY

CMU students test electronic cane to guide blind

From 9and10news.com © AP — Central Michigan University students have developed a cane equipped with the same technology retailers use to tag merchandise to prevent theft, and they say it could help the blind avoid obstacles and reach their destinations…. READ STORY