WalkerGuide (walkersguide.org/en/) is a navigation app aiming at a novel service for blind pedestrians. It calculates routes for walking and considers also public transportation. The developer, Eric Scheibler talks about his approach to provide step-by-step navigation and avoid busy roads and intersections. Being blind himself, he is familiar with other approaches to pedestrian navigation and has chosen OpenStreetMap as a source for geographical data but interprets them differently according to the needs of blind pedestrians.
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