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Meet the people using VR, AR and smart contact lenses to help the blind see

https://www.wareable.com/ar/virtual-reality-blind-visually-impaired-contact-lenses-191   London-based journalist Alex Lee has a rare genetic disease that robbed him of his vision; whenever he plays video games, it’s mostly a blur. But when he recently put on a VR headset to try out Rockstar’s detective game L.A. Noire, he saw more clearly than he had in five years. “I was met […]

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/empathy-vs-sympathy_us_591e2543e4b0b28a33f62adc

Link to article EMPATHY VS. SYMPATHY 05/18/2017 06:51 pm ET “If you’re looking for sympathy you’ll find it between shit and syphilis in the dictionary.” ― David Sedaris The terms empathy and sympathy are often used interchangeably, but they have quite different meanings, and varied and veiled connotations. The differences between the terms are attributed to emotional factors, rather than […]

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