News

  • September, 2021

    Vembi qualifies for Stage 2 of YSE program

    Vembi technologies, has been shortlisted in prestigious Singapore International Foundation’s Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Global program for stage 2. The Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) Global is an eight-month programme that inspires, equips and enables youth of different nationalities to start or scale up their social enterprises. Vembi was shortlisted from more than 40 social startups across the world for the second stage.

  • August, 2021

    Hexis wins NASSCOM IAI award

    Hexis has won the NASSCOM Innovate for Accessible India award, 2020. Vembi was chosen under the Education category and is one of the four winners under the category.

  • May, 2021

    BENGALURU TECH SUMMIT (BTS) 2019

    Bengaluru Tech Summit (BTS) 2019, was held from 18th – 20th Nov, 2019 at Palace Grounds. Vision Empower (VE) was given an opportunity to showcase Hexis in the IIITB pavilion. Over the three day event, several dignitaries and delegates from other countries Finland, Amsterdam, Belgium visited the VE stall and appreciated Hexis. We were honoured to showcase Hexis to Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja, Maharaja of Mysore.

  • March, 2020

    ELEVATE KARNATAKA 2020

    Vembi Technologies wins Elevate Karnataka 2020 organized by Karnataka Innovation & Technology Society, Department of Electronic, IT, Bt and S&T, Government of Karnataka for development of Hexis – the Braille Book Reader.

  • October, 2019

    BANGALORE’S IIIT DEVELOPING AFFORDABLE BRAILLE READER FOR STUDENTS

    Students who are visually challenged can enhance their learning experience with a new Braille reader which will easily fit in the palm. It is expected to hit the markets in six months. The aim of developing such a product in India, home to one-fourth of the world’s visually challenged population, is to help millions of such students be able to have access to affordable Braille technology.

  • September, 2019

    BENGALURU: AFFORDABLE BRAILLE READER COMING SOON

    Researchers in academia and industry have produced the prototype of an affordable Refreshable Braille Display (RBD) device. Terming it as ‘Kindle for visually challenged’, the new product will make braille reading affordable and easily available to students of global south.

  • September, 2019

    HEXIS, A KINDLE FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED STUDENTS SOON TO BE AVAILABLE IN SCHOOLS BY END 2019

    Among the assistive technologies on display at the Empower conference currently on in Sonepat is an e reader for visually impaired students. Called Hexis, this kindle for blind and low vision students is likely to be made available across many schools in India by the end of this year.

    A kindle for blind and low vision students that does not burn a hole in the pocket. Sounds incredible? That’s exactly what Hexis, a refreshable Braille reader (RBR), more easily understood as a kindle for visually impaired students, promises to offer.

  • September, 2019

    NEWZHOOK2019 – TOP 10 TECH INNOVATIONS OF 2019

    Hexis, a low cost refreshable braille reader is one of the top 10 tech innovations of 2019!