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How Color Blindness Works

Interesting

An educational video by Human Interest about how colour blind people see the world and the science behind it

Mismatch: How Inclusion Shapes Design

Books

In Mismatch, Kat Holmes describes how design can lead to exclusion, and how design can also remedy exclusion

Video: Designing for Disability

Interesting

Video games are for everyone. But disabled people can be left out if developers don’t consider their needs.

ColorBrewer Palettes for Sketch

Design

This is a free Library with color palettes and swatches from the ColorBrewer set by Cynthia Brewer. 

Colorblindly Color Blindness Simulator

Simulators

Colorblindly is an Chrome extension that helps developers and designers simulate different types of color blindness.

All About Color Blindness: A Guide to Color Vision Deficiency for Kids (And Grown-ups Too)

Books

This book for kids (and grown-ups too) follows Corey on a journey that begins with problems caused by his color confusion.

BenQ BL2480T with Colour Weakness Mode

Tools for the Colorblind

The BenQ BL2480T monitor has build-in Eye Care technology to improve the colors on your screen. Next to other features, A Colour Weakness mode is present, especially for the colorblind.

Color Oracle Color Blindness Simulator

Simulators

Color Oracle is a free color blindness simulator for Windows, Mac and Linux.

WhatsApp Web Message Status Improvement

Tools for the Colorblind

This Google Chrome extension provides an easier way for the color blind to identify WhatsApp Web message delivery status.

EnChroma Color Blind Glasses

Tools for the Colorblind

EnChroma glasses open up a world of color for people with color blindness. The glasses can help in 4 out of 5 cases of red-green color blindness. 

Stuff You Should Know Podcast: What is Color Blindness?

Interesting

An episode of the Stuff You Should Know Podcast that talks about colorblindness.

Textures.js: patterns for Data Visualization

Design

Textures.js is a free JavaScript library for creating SVG patterns, designed to improve the readability of data visualization.

Stark Color Blindness Simulator

Simulators

Stark is a free color-blind simulator and contrast checker plugin for Sketch.

Nix Color Sensor

Tools for the Colorblind

The Nix Color Sensor is a powerful hand-held tool that measures the color of any surface and provides in-app matches to your Android or Apple device.

The Island of the Colorblind, by Oliver Sacks

Books

Oliver Sacks has always been fascinated by islands–their remoteness, their mystery, above all the unique forms of life they harbor.