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
Ontology4 (by Hermann Bense, Dortmund, et al), and their very interesting integration of Blissymbolics in their ontology systems and visualisation tools
Ghica van Emde Boas' Bliss Board app, developed in MIT App Inventor for Android devices
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
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
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
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
Eneso Verbo is a Windows and Android application to create dynamic communication boards. Now gives access also to Blissymbols.
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
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.
Peter Ljunglöf (Centre for Language Technology):
Bliss-word decomposition, analyses, recomposition and derived definition
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)
Reference to a short cartoon about Bliss 1974 - Symbol Boy