Canute: 9 line braille display

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Canute, a digital multi-line braille e-reader

Canute is the first "Kindle for the Blind"  is a multi-line digital braille e-reader.  It will provide nine lines of text with forty characters per line - for about the same cost as a Perkins Brailler!  The Canute will turn text downloaded from a memory stick into braille.  Currently the Canute is 14" square and 2.5 inches thick.  The Canute is expected to go on sale by the end of the year. Read the article about Canute on the UK News' website, 'Kindle for the Blind'" developers: Braille e-reader will be on sale by the end of the year.