News

31.07.2019

We released a new version of Corvus set of applications (v. 2019.1.0), which contains new Medicines module, much more powerfull calendar and many other new features and improvements. We also extended free variant of Corvus. Detailed list of changes can be found here.

27.04.2019

Also this year we will meet you in Frankfurt at SightCity 2019. One of the most important exhibitions of aids for for the visually impaired people starts on May 8th.

01.03.2019

We heard a lot of blind people who asked comfort and functionality of Corvus, but in combination with phone containing tactile and easy to use keyboard. We would like to introduce to you a sturdy phone with classic keyboard, which can be used not only to make calls and send messages - Corvus RG160.

14.01.2019

We released a new version of Corvus 2018.2.1, which dramatically improves Corvus keyboard used in standard edits out of Corvus special environment. See list of changes to read about all changes in this version.

22.12.2018

Nice christmas days in circle of your nearest and happy and successfull new year from developers of Corvus, a set of applications which makes smartphones accessible for blind, partially sighted and seniors.

22.12.2018

We have a nice christmas present for you. Corvus now provides a time unlimited free variant Corvus Free which allows you to use  tools to activate the license but also fully working screen reader with all features, our keyboard, modules like music player, file manager, and 2 applications interesting for Slovakian users.

22.12.2018

We released a new version of Corvus with number 2018.2.0. It contains a new Slovak library for the blind module, Corvus notifications and a lot of improvements.

21.11.2018

We released minor update of Corvus applications set version 2018.1.1.

28.09.2018

5 excellent modules and nmore than 40 improvements. It all brings new revolutionary version of Corvus, which we releasing today, under version number 2018.1.0.

18.04.2018

We will meet in Frankfurt on on Sightcity 2018 in a few days. One of most famous exibition of aids for visually impaired will start at 25. april.

17.04.2018

There is a new Version of Corvus 1.5.2, which supports smart watches, and built-in heartrate sensors, and also allows to download books from Digibooks library.

03.04.2018

Come and visit us on Inspo 2018 - conference about technologies for people with special needs. Will be on saturday, 7.4.2018 in Congress centre in Prague. The program of the conference can be found here.

20.12.2017

Happy christmass in reall circle of your family, not in virtual world, and happy new year to you from Stopka n. o. - developers of Corvus.

01.12.2017

Again this year you can see us at the prestigious Startup Awards 2017 event. We’ve been nominated for the Mission Award prize and we are also taking a COrvus presentation in our stand. Come and see us or hear some interesting presentations at the FutureNow conference.

29.11.2017

We’re preparing a presentational / counselling workshop for our current or potential COrvus users at the UNSS regional center in Nitra. You are all invited.

27.11.2017

There is a new version of Corvus 1.5.1, which brings automatic scrolling in screen reader.

15.11.2017

Great happiness in our team. COrvus has been promoted as one of the three best projects nominated for the special Mission Award within the Startup Awards 2017 event!

03.11.2017

The Teiresiás center of the Masaryk University in Brno (CZ) organized another series of the IT workshops for the visually impaired – Agora. Our lecturers were once again a part of this popular event.

26.10.2017

We presented COrvus on our business trip to Prague for employees of some of the specialized libraries for the blind. We also participated in some meetings to bring new interesting features to COrvus. Cross your fingers for us.

03.09.2017

COrvus v1.5.0 has been released. It contains a Download Books module enabling simple catalog browsing, downloading, and book listening for the supported libraries, and a Western Slovakia Energetics module intended for customers from Western Slovakia. More about the new features of this version can be found HERE.

01.07.2017

You can read about COrvus also in Partnerstvo 2/2017 magazine released by Vseobecna zdravotna poistovna. Thanks!

26.06.2017

We met our users at UNSS regional center in Bratislava on yet another of our presentational/counselling workshops.

22.06.2017

We met our current and potential users on presentational/counselling meeting in Levoča.

25.05.2017

We introduced COrvus to our donor company Mondelez as part of their employees’ day.

03.05.2017

On May 3-5 we participated in the SightCity 2017 convention in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. We could be seen in our presentation stand F20 – Opora s.r.o.

25.04.2017

The Pontis foundation has published an article about COrvus on their page. You can read it HERE.

Thanks!

26.03.2017

On March 26-30 we participated in a business trip of Slovak president Andrej Kiska to Israel, where we were given the opportunity to spread the word about COrvus as well as form new partnerships.

13.03.2017

The Slovak President Andrej Kiska himself paid us a visit in our sheltered workshop. It was an unrepeatable experience with the charismatic and sympathetic person who provided us with a lot of positive energy and hope. Thank you Mr. President and thanks also to your fabulous team.

07.02.2017

Wote for COrvus and support us in audience price in social innovations competition SozialMarie granted by Unruhe Privatstiftung foundation. 

03.02.2017

COrvus version 1.4.0 with lots of new features and improvements is out. It contains sports application which is an application for amatheur and professional athletes, Tagger can be used to label and identify objects and documents using tiny adhesive QR tags which you can buy or prepare on your standard printer. For more information about all new features and improvements in this version can be found here.

01.02.2017

We are happy to announce that COrvus is now one of 16 semifinalists in Inclusion and Empowerment category of World Summit Awards competition.  

14.12.2016

We presented COrvus on pre-christmas mashup #6 in Impact HUB Bratislava as social business created in workshop of Stopka n. o.

28.11.2016

Nomination of COrvus in World Summit Awards competition in Inclusion and Empowerment category as the best project from Slovakia.

15.11.2016

Big celebration in our team! We took the first place in competition (category: Technology for GOOD) organized by biggest Slovakian business incubator in  impact Hub Bratislava. Thanks to organizers and to all our fans.

10.11.2016

We presented our case-study during 9th Annual IT & Telco Conference 2016 in Bratislava.

06.11.2016

We are finalists in prestigious Slovak competition STARTUP AWARDS 2016! We are one of three best startups in category Society and preparing for big final evening which will happen on 2. december.  

05.11.2016

Teiresiás Center at Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic, organized this year's second round of ICT workshops for persons with visual impairment, we were again among workshop leaders of this popular event.

14.10.2016

COrvus reached final stage and is among the best 11 projects of the Impact Incubator - the biggest business incubator in Slovakia.  

26.09.2016

We took part in Research & Innovation networking event ICT Proposers' Day 2016 organized by European Commission in Bratislava, Slovakia.

25.07.2016

We released new COrvus version 1.3.0. Besides of several enhancements the latest version includes localization for eight languages and own e-mail client integrated in COrvus special environment. You can read more about this

20.07.2016

We issued press release 'Slovak developers come up with mobile application COrvus: Touchscreen phone in hands of blind people will never be unusual'. You can download the press release with attachments here.

18.07.2016

COrvus is from July 2016 available also in Poland thanks to our new distributor MEDISON - Wojciech Maj. Contact of our new partner can be found here.

01.05.2016

We are attending SightCity 2016 expo in Frankfurt, Germany, 18th - 20th May. You are welcomed to visit us in booth F20 - Opora, s.r.o.

22.04.2016

COrvus has managed to reach final stage of the competition Czech and Slovak Application of the Year 2016.

10.04.2016

You can meet us at event called "Tmavomodry festival" during meeting and workshops for IT fans with visual impairment, 13th and 14th May in Brno, Czech Republic.

12.03.2016

COrvus was presented in Prague, Czech Republic, during INSPO 2016 Conference which is aimed at technologies for people with special needs.