The Classy Cyborgs – A Coach’s Journey

Lisa Andrade

My name is Lisa Andrade. I’m a coach of the Classy Cyborgs – a young team of entrepreneurs who want to make a difference within the blind community.  I am also a parent – my son is a Classy Cyborg.  It has been one year since the team first met in September 2014 to begin their FIRST LEGO League (FLL) “World Class Challenge”.  What a year it has been!  This is a story of the Classy Cyborgs’ incredible journey from … Read More

Cool Apps to Help the Disabled


As you know, the Classy Cyborgs are creating a product to help the blind learn braille. We think everyone has the right to learn how to read. There are other apps, however, that also help the disabled. Today I will look at some of these apps which are available in the Google Play Store. Firstly, there is the BrailleBack. This is an app developed by Google which enables you to connect a refreshable brailler via blue tooth to your device. The app adds, under accessibility options, … Read More