While working on the new Braille controller for Optelec, we wanted to make the smallest Braille controller in the world. And - perhaps even more important - a great tool for visually impaired computer users.
This week, it became clear that we had succeeded in our aim. While surfing the internet we came across ‘our' Alva BC640 prominently positioned on the Apple website (here, here and here). There's no doubt we're in good company, because if there's one company that's a leader in innovation and design it's Apple...
Special Award Respect
In fact, Spark had gained earlier recognition for this product: in 2008, the Alva BC640 received the Special Award Respect and the Good Industrial Design award.
For more on this Spark project.