Engineer creates the “Frankenkindle” to help his sister with Cerebral Palsy

by XS Micro

Amazon's Kindle made more accesible using V-Reader.

Amazon's Kindle made more accesible using V-Reader.

An electrical engineer, Glenn, modifies the Kindle to help his sister who has Cerebral Palsy. Using parts from a children’s V-Reader, Glenn was able to modify the user interface to better suit his sister’s needs.

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Claudine October 17, 2011 at 6:51 am

I hope we get to see more of this type of people. Someone who is ready to innovate for the benefit of those who wants to experience what we normally experience.


routeur adsl wifi comparatif November 28, 2012 at 11:50 pm

Wow that was strange. I just wrote an very long comment but
after I clicked submit my comment didn’t appear. Grrrr… well I’m not
writing all that over again. Anyway, just wanted to say great blog!


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