Interesting Places

Belgium

L'Association Bliss Belgique  
and 
Bliss Langage visuel destiné aux personnes handicapées de la parole Symbolisme international

Gezin en Handicap - Ik wil vertellen – Communiceren is een grondrecht!

Jabbla (MindExpress) 

Brazil

Comunicar e Dizer

Jônatas Davi Paganini: Try Bliss and "semantografia e a linguagem bliss" at GitHub

Canada

Blissymbolics Communication Institute Canada - BCIC  

Vimeo blisspace’s Videos

The Semantography series by Charles K. Bliss, unique documents scanned in and shared by Brian Stride, friend of Mr. Bliss during his last 8 years in life.

The Bliss-TalkToo project funding page by Paul Marshall and Michael Greene

Inclusive Design Research Centre, OCAD University

Bloorview MacMillan

Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy 

Talking Tiles 

Denmark

Bliss Kommunikation DK 

En bruger fortæller (a user tells)

Bliss-symboler: Et sprog uden ord (Socialstyrelsen, Denmark)

France

Bliss Tool 

Finland

Papunet

Papunet - Blisskieli

Papunet - Bliss-portti - Bliss-porten 

Germany

Ontology4 (by Hermann Bense, Dortmund, et al), and their very interesting integration of Blissymbolics in their ontology systems and visualisation tools

Iceland

Greiningar- og ráðgjafarstöð ríkisins - bliss

Bliss samvera í Bæjarhrauni 

Deddi and MyTobii computer  and  Deddi & Axel with MyTobii computer 

Hungary

Bliss Alapítvány

Ireland

Evertype.com - Bliss Unicode proposal

Italy

Mario Taddei - Blissymbolics

MisterBliss.it 

Japan

「Blissymbol」に関連した動画の一覧

Netherlands

Ghica van Emde Boas' Bliss Board app, developed in MIT App Inventor for Android devices

Handicom (Symbol for Windows) 

Norway

ISAAC Norges Samleside for Bliss
- where plenty of educational materials are found, including:
-> To lesebøker i Bliss (Two books for reading in Bliss)
-> Samfunnsfag på bliss - Cumulus (educational material - society/nature)
-> Faktabøker om universet på bliss (The Universe and the Solar System)
... and more

At Statped you may find: "Bøker på bliss symbolspråk" - some of the same and more in the lefthand tabs - Fagbøker, Lettlestbøker, and Barnebøker

There you can also find Statped Bliss resources
 - and if you search fro "bliss" you may find the following pages with Blissymbol translations of books in downloadable PDF format:
-> Lettlestbøker fra Damm forlag oversatt til Bliss
-> Temabøker til Fritt Fram 3 oversatt til Bliss

TurboDevs AS, developer of BlissBrain and initiator of BissBase and other projects involving Assistive Technology, games and Blissymbolics:
-> http://turbodevs.no/BlissBrain on Facebook

Poland

Prototype (so far) Windows app with Blisymbols on YouTube by Michał Heliński
(turn on subtittles under the Settings wheel to get English comments)

iBlissymbols  iPhone app by Jaromir Kopp

Polish movie "Chce sie zyc", with the English title "Life Feels Good", by dir Maciej Pieprzyca 2013 - about a boy with cerebral palsy who eventually acquires communication with Blissymbols -> Trailer on Youtube

Russia

Blissinfo  - incuding the following links in English about Russian-Sedish cooperation in the Murmansk area:
http://www.blissinfo.ru/russia_sweden_en.php
http://www.blissinfo.ru/bliss_v_rossia_en.php

Singapore

Students at the Nanyang Polytechnic School in Singapore developed a prototype writing system for Blissymbols called Bl-ink. Short video demos are still available on Youtube at: www.youtube.com/watch?v=ueOX3ChnWi0 and http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tl5fqk-9Yr4

Spain

Eneso Verbo is a Windows and Android application to create dynamic communication boards. Now gives access also to Blissymbols.

-> www.eneso.es/verbo/
-> www.eneso.es/verbo/pictogramas/

South Africa

Article about Lousa Albert's work with Bliss in Inclusive Solutions Newsletter

Sweden

BlissOnline

Blissbulletinen

Information video on Youtube from the National Highschool for students with physical disabilities in Göteborg about their work with with Bliss and AAC: www.youtube.com/watch?v=TrybRDt6-wg

Bliss project for adult Blissymbol users at Sunderby
 - Project webpage
 - Project facebook page
 - Blisshuset (facebook page) 

Bliss user Natalie's "Pinkies blog" and video blog

Bliss user Sabina - Swedish newspaper article, and Sabina's blog

Newspaper articles 2015 (in Swedish): Louise speaks with symbols and
More Bliss-words needed (from BCI International Panel Meeting 2015)

Concept Coding Framework (CCF) bridging between languages and symbol systems:  ConceptCoding.org  -  with CCF-SymbolServer and CCF SymbolWriter extension for LibreOffice/OpenOffice adding free support for Blissymbols and ARASAAC symbols in LibreOffice/OpenOffice Writer.

Special Access to Windows (SAW6) onscreen keyboard - free software found at OATSoft, or at SourceForge. Blissymbol diplays for SAW6 in English and Swedish among SAW Resources at OATSoft.

Peter Ljunglöf (Centre for Language Technology):
Bliss-viewer demonstration
Bliss-word decomposition, analyses, recomposition and derived definition
GitHub repositories

Wikipedia (English and Swedish) with Bliss (prototype)

Språkbanken - Karp - with Bliss (now with Swedish and English look-up!)

Anycom

DART 

Switzerland

Blissymbols in Edutech-Wiki, by  Daniel K. Schneider et al at TECFA, University of Geneva

United Kingdom

Blissymbol Communication U.K.

Dundee AAC Research Group

Bliss Meeting 2007 - University of Dundee Scotland

Owen Campbell-Moore - Javascript for Bliss

The Bliss-Dasher Project

Sensory Software - Blissymbolics for The Grid 2

The ACE Centre  

U.S.A.

Radio Lab - on C.K.Bliss and Blissymbolics

Veteran US Bliss and BMW Bliss-Minspeak user Lee Mehrlich gives short YouTube presentation for PRC 50th anniversary. Here is the transcript from Lee’s video:
“My name is Edwin Lee Mehrlich, but please call me Lee.  I have had the PRC for 30 years with Bliss Symbolics.  I made the first BMW with Shirley McNaughton.  I had a book before PRC but my ECO2 gives me more freedom to talk.”

George Koller's WorldWriter prototype - a novel way to explore and access the Bliss vocabulary

Eric Lee's brand new (2016) Semantography site: www.semantography.soltechdesigns.com, among many other things offers a new and improved scanned version of C.K.Bliss's Semantography (180 MB) book.
(A searchable PDF version can be downloaded at:
www.symbolnet.org/bliss/semantography50_ocr_take3.pdf - 230 MB)

George Sutton's Symbols.net - Blissymbolics, and lots of new Bliss material at George's new site:  Picture-Parts.com    

Douglas Crockford:
BlissymBlissymbolics Bibliography , Mister Symbol Man and the Herald of Doom  

TRACE 

International

Blissymbols (on Facebook)  

Blissymbolics Language support group (on Facebook)

Blissymbolics on Google+

Design Envy - Blissymbolics

idsgn - a design blog; Bringing Bliss to non-speakers

Blissificator (Andres Soolo) - prototype tool for creating Bliss text

Reference to the film about C.K. Bliss 1975 - Mr. Symbol Man
References to the book about the film about C.K. Bliss 1976 - Mr. Symbol Man (book)

Reference to a short cartoon about Bliss 1974 - Symbol Boy

The Wall Street Journal: ‘Alice in Wonderland’ Turns 150 - For the anniversary of ‘Alice in Wonderland,’ translations into Pashto, Esperanto, emoji and Blissymbols

ISAAC ( International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication)

Kosmaton on Bliss and pasigraphy

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