COrvus is set of applications which makes touchscreen Android phones accessible to blind and partially sighted users. This application is unique combination of own smart screen reader for Android environment and special COrvus environmet as a complex interface tailored for blind and partially sighted users for very easy access to several smartphone functions. It makes usage of smartphones much easier than ever. When developing COrvus we apply speed, simplicity and customization as three main attributes:
- work-accelerating gestures and functions
- outstanding responsiveness of the application
- only a few gestures
- finding a certain point on the display is never needed (not
even when writing)
- trouble-free transition from a keypad cell phone
- respects one’s individuality, cleverness and needs
- several kinds of keyboard
- possibility to choose a phone
Wote for COrvus and support us in audience price in social innovations competition SozialMarie granted by Unruhe Privatstiftung foundation.
COrvus version 1.4.0 with lots of new features and improvements is out. It contains sports application which is an application for amatheur and professional athletes, Tagger can be used to label and identify objects and documents using tiny adhesive QR tags which you can buy or prepare on your standard printer. For more information about all new features and improvements in this version can be found here.
We are happy to announce that COrvus is now one of 16 semifinalists in Inclusion and Empowerment category of World Summit Awards competition.
We presented COrvus on pre-christmas mashup #6 in Impact HUB Bratislava as social business created in workshop of Stopka n. o.
Nomination of COrvus in World Summit Awards competition in Inclusion and Empowerment category as the best project from Slovakia.