Internet of Things has the potential to be an enabler for assistive technology by increasing accessibility support and services for people with disabilities. These include domains such as healthcare, education, independent and assisted living, mobility and navigation in public spaces among others. Assistive technology devices aims at easing connectivity and communication for individuals with sensory, physical or cognitive difficulties, impairments and disabilities to enable them to fully participate in society.
Mistral has the requisite skills for design and development of connected electronic assistive technology devices designed specifically to help people with vision loss or other disabilities.
These include portable scanners for the visually impaired or screen magnifiers for low-vision computer users, braille tablets, audio aids among others. Mistral’s team brings invaluable experience in SoC, OS, sensor integration, testing and system validation to the customer’s product concept, enabling them to assist their clients to fully realise their potential through the latest in innovative electronic assistive devices.