Tommy Edison’s Instagram photos fit right in on the service: some are carefully framed, others are tilted; some are filtered, some are pure; some are taken with a clear purpose, others seem to have been taken by accident; some are bad, some are beautiful.
The difference is that Edison is blind. Using the iPhone’s deeply integrated accessibility features and voice prompts, he’s able to take photos, apply filters, and share them online. The results are pretty impressive:
- Donald Trump said that his comments about Sweden were referring to a Fox News segment, not an actual incident in the country 🇸🇪🙃
- The CEO of Uber is investigating sexism and sexual harassment claims after a former employee said her reports were ignored.
- Geologists say they've discovered an eighth continent beneath New Zealand. "Zealandia" is 94% submerged underwater 🔎🌍
- The US ambassador to Somalia gave the country's new president a "Make Somalia Great Again" hat and the exchange was ~confusing~.