Hardware inventor Kelly Peng ,left, looks on as Ryan Sternlicht fits Danny Stickney with augmented reality goggles. It's hoped that visually impaired people like Danny can use the goggles to see things like stairs and steps in pre-programmed colors. "People who are blind can often see some colors," Danny's brother Stanford said. "Danny can see red and yellow."

Photograph by George Sakkestad

Invention Lab Super User Tomas Vega leads development of Wheelchair for Visually-impaired

Great press on work at the Invention Lab by our own super user Tomas Vega on new wheelchair technologies.   Stop by the lab to see the work as it continues to be developed.

Los Gatos: New wheelchair technology