Affordable, accurate communication through blinking for people with conditions that don't let them otherwise.
You'll need an Arduino, 1 megaohm resistor, and some leads. Wire the resistor between 2 and three, and add the lead to the foil on the pin 3 end.
Mount the headset on a baseball cap so it is right next to your eyesocket. Make sure it isn't touching, only when you blink.
- Install the server dependencies:
pip3 install -r requirements.txt
- Install the frontend dependencies:
- Run the server:
- Run the frontend:
npm run dev
Blink uses a slightly modified version of Morse code. All letters are the same, but to advance to the next word, wait around 2 seconds, and to add a space, do
- To start running:
- To stop running:
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Built in 36 hours for PennApps XVI. By @kusti8, @lachlanjc, @shamdasani, and @praveenravi77. MIT licensed. Blink won the Health Route and the Most Unique Hack Award ($1k grant from 1517 Fund)