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ced video. However, personal preferences were only slightly higher for those individual settings than for the arbitrarily enhanced images.

According to Peli, these results mean that most acceptable enhancement levels could be selected, simplifying the type of device needed. Peli envisions a small box that could be attached to any television and would offer only a few enhancement settings, making it less expansive and less complicated to use.

Belkin, an international technology company, has recently released a video enhancement cable product, RazorVision, which enhances video for normal sighted TV viewers. DigiVision, the company that developed the Belkin device and holds a patent pending on the technology, has shown interest in creating another version of the product for visually impaired viewers based on results from this and other image studies by Peli and his colleagues.

DigiVision, Inc. was awarded a "Connect 2005 Most Innovative New Product Award" for their Video Enhancement Cable.

Though not part of the study results, Peli says that people with normal sight who have been exposed to these enhanced videos do not see them as interfering with their enjoyment of viewing. "In fact, they usually don't seem to be aware that the image has been enhanced," he says. "This means that the visually impaired and their family and friends with normal sight could enjoy watching television together.

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