The technology behind it is complex, but for its users the VGo robot powered by Verizon's network is a way to attend school and stay connected with the world. Children who can’t regularly attend school due to serious health problems are using VGo to interact with teachers and fellow students -- almost as if they were sitting in the classroom with them.
Many blind people say they’re afraid to leave home. Transit, which should be a big help to them, is actually one of the biggest obstacles. Learn how a system from Microsoft that lets the blind see with their ears is helping.