Eyes on Success, Episode 2125 GoodMaps Indoor Navigation Aid (Jun. 16, 2021) GPS technologies and apps are a great asset in helping the blind navigate and become more mobile. Unfortunately, GPS is only effective in navigating outdoors. Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Mike May about the new GoodMaps app and how it has overcome technical challenges faced by other approaches to indoor navigation in the past. The Hosts: Peter Torpey and Nancy Goodman Torpey Check out Eyes On Success (formerly ViewPoints) A weekly, half hour audio program for people living with vision loss. Find out more about the show and get links to past episodes at: Eyes On Sucess Find the podcast on iTunes or use the podcast URL Find us on social media at: Eyes On Success Facebook Eyes On Success Twitter Eyes On Success YouTube
Sight and Sound Technology Podcast host, Stuart, sits down with Neil Barnfather, Vice President, Europe for Goodmaps. GoodMaps was born out of the American Printing House for the Blind (APH). Founded in 2019 and based out of Louisville, GoodMaps (previously named Access Explorer) was created by APH with a simple mission: to further the cause of accessible navigation. Realizing that the mission of universal accessible navigation was limited by the lack of indoor digital mapping, the GoodMaps platform and company were born. About Sight and Sound Technology Sight and Sound Technology is the UK's leading provider of hardware and software to the blind, visually impaired and those with learning and reading difficulties. Our podcast is another channel for us to communicate all our latest news, talk about our product portfolio and speak to the people for whom our products are making a life-changing impact.
Don't leave the soft skills behind Awesome Inc Podcast Episode 68: Jose Gaztambide, CEO of Goodmaps highlights the importance of caring about people, knowing the value you bring, and work life balance as a founder. Goodmaps is furthering the cause of accessible navigation with their digital indoor mapping solution. They providing a customer portal where venue owners can access and edit their digital maps in multiple views: 2D floorplan, 3D model, and LiDAR point cloud. About Awesome Inc Awesome Inc's mission is to help people pursue their definition of AWESOME by building community around the creation and education of technology and entrepreneurship. Episodes will focus on those who have been inspirations to our entrepreneurial ecosystem throughout Kentucky. Additionally, we aim to highlight up-and-coming entrepreneurs, innovators, and tech-savvy individuals. Email email@example.com for inquiries
Getting Unlost From having his story written in Crashing Through to founding Accessible GPS company Sendero, Mike May has been a household name in the world of access and inclusion for decades. Mike joins the 13 Letters Podcast - Getting Unlost Episode this week to talk about what it was like to have his eyesight restored after decades as a blind person, the evolution of accessible navigation, and what he's up to now as Chief Evangelist at GoodMaps. About the 13 Letters Podcast The accessibility podcast, brought to you by Be My Eyes. Learn about universal design, ADA, inclusivity and digital a11y best practices from the world's most respected industry professionals.
Mike May joins Glen Gordon on FSCast episode 198 to discuss what's new in indoor wayfinding. Listen to excerpt of his interview. You can also read the Transcript of the episode About FSCast FSCast is Freedom Scientific’s podcast, featuring news, interviews, and product demonstrations relating to Freedom Scientific products. FSCast is a great way to make the most of the products you have as well as learning about what’s new and what’s around the corner. Our products are all about helping people fulfill their potential, so FSCast also features interviews with users of our products in a range of roles and vocations.
J.J. Medaugh interviews GoodMaps’ CEO, Jose Gaztambide on the Blind Bargins Podcast to learn about the evolution and exciting developments at GoodMaps. Tune in to learn more about GoodMaps’ indoor positioning technology, the philosophy behind developments, and their vision for the next five years. J.J. also gives listeners a detailed demonstration of GoodMaps’ free iOS and Android app, called GoodMaps Explore, with both outdoor and indoor functionality, by going through pieces of the audio tutorial that he and Mike May created. You can experience various features first-hand, to name a couple, location description, getting warmer, and customization settings.
Mike May and GoodMaps' Explore app were featured on Eye on Vision, WYPL-FM 89.3's, show for those with visual impairment airing each Sunday at 11 AM hosted by Janet Sides.
American Printing House has a big goal: a future that belongs to everyone. For more than 160 years APH has created products that provide access for people who are blind and visually impaired. To create a world that welcomes everyone, we know it’s going to take a lot of change makers. Join us as we highlight GoodMaps on Change Maker Podcast.