Facebook Launching Service To Describe Photos To Blind UsersFacebook is training its computers to become seeing-eye guides for blind and visually impaired people as they scroll through the pictures posted on the world's largest online social network.
Giants' Brandon Crawford Forms Special Connection With Guide Dog PuppyGiants shortstop Brandon Crawford has developed a connection to a very special four-legged friend whose only goal is to help those who are having serious problems with their vision.
Video: Blind Man Sees Wife Again For First Time In 10 Years With Bionic EyesA Minnesota grandfather burst into laughter after seeing his wife for the first time in a decade last week with help from a bionic eye implant.
UCSF Slapped With $100K Penalty For Giving Patient A Chicken Pox Vaccine That Left Him Blind In One EyeAfter the vaccination, the patient had to undergo multiple eye surgeries for chicken pox contracted to both eyes, and the patient is now blind on the right eye.
Legally Blind Man Hit, Killed By Freight Train In OakleyA legally blind man was struck and killed by a freight train in Oakley on Saturday afternoon, a police sergeant said Sunday.
Google Glass Creates Dangerous Blind Spots, Could Be Dangerous For Driving Says Group Of UCSF OphthalmologistsOphthalmologists are warning Google Glass users to watch out for blind spots.
Uber Sued Over Allegations Of Discrimination, Harassment Against Blind Riders With Guide DogsA blind author and the National Federation of the Blind sued ridesharing company Uber in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday, alleging that it discriminates against blind riders with guide dogs.
Driver Charged In Berkeley Crash That Killed Elderly Professor Was Legally Blind, May Have Been Eating While DrivingA driver accused of hitting an elderly professor in Berkeley in April was legally blind at the time, had no driver license and may have been eating food from a bowl, according to police.
Uber Questioned Over Claims Drivers Refused To Pick-Up Customers With Guide DogsSan Francisco regulators and the National Federation of the Blind are looking into claims that drivers are not picking up passengers with service animals.
3 Blind Swimmers Complete Trek From Alcatraz To Aquatic Park In SF BayMax Ashton had one goal before heading off to college: swim from Alcatraz Island to Aquatic Park in San Francisco.
Visually Impaired Youth Visit 'Cavalia'The stable tent at 'Cavalia' is filled with the sound of horses. Neighing, snorting, foot stomping. The click clacks of their shoes on the cement floor fill the air...
Sausalito Street Fight Leaves Man Partially BlindA man assaulted outside a Sausalito bar on Monday may be permanently blinded in one eye, police said.