Google Maps adds wheelchair accessible routes to major cities

For anyone with limited mobility, travel can be a challenge. It's going to get a little easier now that Google Maps is adding 'wheelchair accessible' routes to major cities. The long-awaited wheelchair option came about as part of Google's famous "20 percent project," which encourages employees to pursue creative endeavors outside

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Meet Tony Giles, the blind backpacker visiting every country in the world.

This man is an inspiration. Tony Giles is a young British man, totally blind and 80% deaf in both ears without his hearing aids. He also had a successful kidney transplant in December 2008.  Yet, he has visited the world’s seven continents, all fifty states of the USA, crossed the Arctic

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