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Programming | Toni Kaplan's Portfolio
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Indoor Navigation Study At Teacher’s College in New York

A high-contrast diagram of a route used in the study.
In the late Summer of 2016 I helped run a sample of both sighted participants and blind participants through a study evaluating the use of a real-time audio route description interface supplemented with location-specific iBeacon information.

ClimaCast Product Prototype

Climacast Prototype Illustration

ClimaCast is a Product Prototype for a device that provides live weather updates in a way that is designed to be a atheistically pleasing addition to the home.

Cognitive Map Transfer Study

In the visual condition no haptic feedback was provided, and the user's view of thump was limited to a one inch radius around the user's finger to more closely emulate the resolution of fingertip touch.

The Cognitive Map Transfer Study aims to explore how technology can help blind or visually impaired people navigate an indoor space.

VR Experience: Alone In The Dark

This screenshot from the VR experience shows a creepy old television displaying static in a dark cabin.
Alone In The Dark is a suspenseful virtual reality experience in which the user’s vision is limited, at some points requiring the user to navigation through only spatialized audio.