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Manchester Collaboration Yields 'C Speak'

Manchester Collaboration Yields 'C Speak'

Tim Blonsky knows how to overcome barriers. The 35-year-old Marlborough resident has only about 30 percent hearing. With a hearing aid, he can hear at 70 percent, but he still misses a lot, he said. "I face language barriers every day," Blonsky said. "I miss out on a lot of things in conversations." Blonsky, who works helping people with disabilities find and sustain employment, is working to help ensure that other deaf people don't have to miss anything. Satto Technologies, a new start-up born out of Manchester's collaborative co-working space Axis 901, is in the early stages of developing C Speak, an application for smart phones and Google Glass that would...

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