A Davenport man is now able to see the whole world again in a way he couldn’t before. Ten years ago, David Hereid’s life changed after a rare disease left him legally blind. Read more >>
Regroup Mass Notification, the industry leading provider of emergency and day-to-day mass notification solutions, today announced that its mobile application, AlertMe, has been recognized as “Most Innovative Mobile Emergency Alerts & Response App” in the 17th annual Mobile Star Awards™ program, hosted by the mobile events and news site MobileVillage. Read more >>
William Korinek loves professional football and, as a native Minnesotan who moved to New England in 1995, he roots for both the Patriots and the Vikings. But he won’t let his 11-year-old son, Jonah, play tackle football.
“It’s too risky,” said the 45-year-old molecular biologist.
Korinek is cofounder and chief executive of Astrocyte Pharmaceuticals, a Cambridge startup trying to develop a drug to treat concussions. Read more >>
On this Thanksgiving Eve, a holiday miracle for a South Florida woman who is legally blind.
On Thanksgiving Day, for the first time in nearly two decades, she will be able to see everyone else at the holiday dinner table. Read more >>
When asked to play a game to see who could rip the Christmas paper from the boxes the fastest and keep the gift inside, the sisters jumped at the chance. It wasn’t until Craig saw the word eSight written on the side of her box in big, bold, black letters that she realized the so-called surprise birthday party was really a surprise reveal party for her and her younger sister. Read more >>
In the past, people diagnosed as “legally blind” could only learn how to adapt to their new reality. Now, technology offers new options.
Thanks to a Lions Club in Lumberton, five lives were dramatically changed when they were given a new form of restored vision — no implants or surgery required. Read more >>
Regroup’s leadership in the field of mass communication was, once again, solidified this week by American Security Today with its prestigious award. Read more >>
Babson Graduate School Named No. 1 Entrepreneurship Program By The Princeton Review And EntrepreneurZiad
Today, The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur released their lists of the Top 25 Graduate and Undergraduate Programs for Entrepreneurs.
..“No matter what our graduates leave here to do, or where they go to work, they will encounter challenges, opportunities, and new ideas,” shared Candida Brush, vice provost of Global Entrepreneurial Learning at Babson College. Read more >>
Robotic lightweight wearable device empowers young adults with arm paralysis to live independently, while also reducing healthcare costs. Read more >>
Five blind and visually-impaired people can now see with the help of their new glasses from eSight. Read more >>