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Innovating for independence.

There are a lot of great things happening at APH, and in the R&D department, we like to think we’re on the cutting edge of those great things.


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Every day here is an opportunity for us to learn and create new tools for people who are blind and visually impaired and people who may also have multiple disabilities, and we are rewarded every day with the knowledge that our solutions are helping people all over the world lead the most independent lives possible.

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Product Development

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