Lazarillo is a specialized GPS app that brings mobility tools for the blind, it was designed and implemented with support of blind people.This app allows you to use its accessibility functions for free, just requires a few amount of cellular data or Wi-fi connection.
To collaborate with blind people, Lazarillo principal feature is to be beside the user providing essential information that allows displacement and autonomy.
The goal is to help the person to reach the chosen place in a simple way, receiving Lazarillo indications by voice and notifications of nearby places, institutions, shops, etc, allowing communication between the user and the city.
The app contains the following features:
Exploration: Provides your actual position, nearby places, and street intersections while you are scrolling.
Category searches: Allows to find nearby places from a specific category such as banks, health, food, shop, art, entertainment, etc.
Specific searches: Allows to find a route to any place using voice or keyboard.