A. Weisbecker, M. Burmester & A. Schmidt (Hrsg.): Mensch und Computer 2015 Workshopband, Stuttgart: Oldenbourg Wissenschaftsverlag, 2015, S. 399-403.

A Web-based Platform for Interactive Image Sonification

Boris Schauerte1, Torsten Wörtwein1, Rainer Stiefelhagen1, 2

Institute for Anthropomatics and Robotics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology1 Study Center for the Visually Impaired, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology2


We present a web-based sonification platform that allows blind users to interactively experience a wide range of information using two nowadays widespread technologies: modern web browsers that implement high-level JavaScript APIs and touch-sensitive displays such as provided by, e.g., tablets. This way, blind users can easily ...

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