Araware is an IT research and development company with emphasis on research collaboration with leading educational institutions around the world. Araware also tries to match OEM’s around the world with university based research groups to encourage the collaborative efforts.
Araware and those collaborating with them are carrying out research in the area of assistive technologies focusing on solutions for those suffering from physical disabilities, in particular, visual and physical impairments. They are extremely interested in the use of four specific technologies in this area: augmented reality devices such as the Google Tango, wearable devices such as Google Glass, shape changing interfaces and custom 3D printed interfaces.
In their own words…
A passion to do research and develop ideas into end user products, be they virtual or physical, is what we do at Araware. We are dedicated and committed and, even more so, passionate about what we do. We truly believe in the concepts we work on or we do not get involved with those projects in the first place. We believe in innovation and taking risks. All ideas may not come to fruition but then sometimes, some of those that do are the ones you’d never expect to even last beyond the research stage. And, at the end of the day, if our contributions make a difference in someone’s life, whether we benefit from them financially or not, is what we truly live and strive for. We are Araware.