3 tips to create an accessible retail experience

The importance of accessibility Many retailers are embracing accessibility to create a welcoming experience for all customers. You may already have priority parking spaces or a ramp installed. Perhaps even height-adjusting dining tables. But what about visually impaired and blind people? They likely need some assistance to navigate your retail

We’re RightHear in America!

2021 was an incredible year for RightHear – check out the top partnerships of the year! Winning awards, growing to over 2,000 locations, and expanding the team. And now RightHear is bringing all that momentum and all that learning to North America. Where is the new office? The new American

Microsoft: A trailblazer for accessibility

Microsoft’s Herzliya campus was designed to support innovation and accessibility while being environmentally friendly. It is the first “LEED V4 Gold” certified building in Israel. Which makes it one of the most sustainable buildings in the country. It uses innovative technologies such as: WaterGen which generates water from air moisture GreenWall

Top 2021 projects

Many places in Israel have decided to join our revolution to make their premises accessible for the blind and visually impaired👩‍🦯. Unfortunately we can’t feature all of them up, but here are some of the most meaningful collaborations over the past year. Read on to learn more! Partnership #1 – Microsoft

RightHear crowned as startup challenge WINNER by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Konnect!

From over 30 startups screened by Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles, RightHear won! We received €25,000 to develop our proof-of-concept for accessible autonomous vehicles (AVs). The vision is to provide independent transportation solutions for the blind and visually impaired. The competition The selection process consisted of panels of leading experts from Konnect

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RightHear Has Partnered with Matthew Levy OAM to be Our First Brand Ambassador

We are thrilled to announce the partnership with Australian-born Paralympian Matthew Levy OAM to be our first brand ambassador. Choosing Matt as our brand ambassador was an easy decision for us. His personality and history represents a lot of what RightHear is truly about. From demonstrating independence, to following our

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Should audible wayfinding be free?

In this post, we discuss the importance of free audible wayfinding systems vs those that cost. The post is based on research we’ve made in the area and concludes a survey of over 100 applicants who are mostly blind or visually impaired.

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How the COVID-19 will effect accessible navigation systems for the blind?

The COVID-19 pandemic changes our world, everyone know that already. In the short video, below we share 5 ways on how the COVID-19 will effect accessible navigation systems for the blind, as the one that we offer at RightHear. Let us know what do you think in the comments below!

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Most Special Projects of 2019!

This year, just like last year, we surveyed the RightHear’s team and users asking what in their opinion are the most significant projects of the year. The projects are chosen by any aspect the voter wants. We asked them to choose the projects they think are unique and meaningful for