London, Open City

by Beatrice Credi - 2012.01.31
London, Open City
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Losing both legs after a terroristic attempt and put their ordeal at the service of the handicapped people. This is the story of Daniel Biddle, a victim of the terrorist acts in 2005 in the London Underground, who recently has created "London Access." A special application for smartphones that helps disabled people to move freely in the English capital. In addition, the modest price of € 1.59. Step-free access, rights toilets, texts in Braille, in places such as hotels, theaters, restaurants, pubs and tourist attractions, are all detectable within a simple click. Designed to be as intuitive as possible, the app also contains a section dedicated to the Olympics Games, with information on sporting event and locations accessibility. Another big advantage is that it works completely offline. This means that, although for example in the tube, you can find the easier exits and routes.

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