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    • Students lend a hand at the 'hand-a-thon' for children with disabilities - Yahoo News Canada (blog) May 29, 2017
      Yahoo News Canada (blog)Students lend a hand at the 'hand-a-thon' for children with disabilitiesYahoo News Canada (blog)Two-dozen high school, engineering, and medical students gathered in a classroom at the med school, assembling pieces of plastic — for a good cause. The idea came from Bo Simango, MUN Med 3D's assistive technology and outreac […]
    • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to KY Boards and Commissions - Berea Online May 27, 2017
      Berea OnlineGov. Bevin Makes Appointments to KY Boards and CommissionsBerea OnlineBauder will represent individuals with a disability who use assistive technology. She shall serve for a term expiring March 31, 2019. Karen Coulter, of Murray, is an assistant professor at Murray State University. Coulter will represent individuals ... […]
    • Tech helps people stay independent - Stowe Today May 25, 2017
      Stowe TodayTech helps people stay independentStowe TodayThe Vermont Assistive Technology Tryout Center, which provides individuals with disabilities the opportunity to try out adaptive equipment, is located at 280 State Drive in the State Office Complex in Waterbury. This past Monday, the center held an ... […]
    • Windows 10 S users requiring Assistive Tech will get free upgrade to Windows 10 Pro - TWCN Tech News (blog) May 25, 2017
      TWCN Tech News (blog)Windows 10 S users requiring Assistive Tech will get free upgrade to Windows 10 ProTWCN Tech News (blog)However, in a recent announcement, Microsoft has said that it will allow users who require an assistive tech to upgrade to the Windows 10 Pro free of cost. The company further assured that it will be bringing on board a slew of assisti […]
    • Windows 10 S: No command line apps, free Pro upgrades for assistive tech users - Ars Technica UK May 22, 2017
      Ars Technica UKWindows 10 S: No command line apps, free Pro upgrades for assistive tech usersArs Technica UKFirst, a thing 10 S won't do: run command-line applications. CMD and PowerShell, the two built-in Windows command-line interfaces, won't be supported. Neither will the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) that allows the use of Linux software on […]
    • Windows 10 S: no command line apps, free Pro upgrades for ... - Ars Technica May 20, 2017
      Ars TechnicaWindows 10 S: no command line apps, free Pro upgrades for ...Ars TechnicaLocked-down operating system blocks access even to some built-in Windows software.Windows 10 S Users with Assistive Tech Can Upgrade to Pro for FreeThurrott.com (blog)Microsoft: Assistive technology users get free upgrade from Windows 10 S to Windows 10 ProNeowinWindows 10 S […]
    • GSPK Design to showcase assistive technology at expo - Bdaily May 16, 2017
      BdailyGSPK Design to showcase assistive technology at expoBdailyA revolutionary product aimed at giving disabled people greater independence is being showcased at a Harrogate charity's “expo”. Knaresborough-based GSPK Design will be demonstrating its ground-breaking Emego at Disability Action Yorkshire's Market ... […]
    • Young woman uses assistive technology to achieve her goals - centraljersey.com May 9, 2017
      centraljersey.comYoung woman uses assistive technology to achieve her goalscentraljersey.comAssistive technology refers to a piece of equipment or environmental adaptation that helps a person with a disability achieve a goal. In order to complete her schoolwork, Advancing Opportunities' Assistive Technology Center introduced Hewitt to eye ... […]
    • Augmented Ability: Assistive Technology Gets Smart - PCMag May 9, 2017
      PCMagAugmented Ability: Assistive Technology Gets SmartPCMagAfter we exchanged pleasantries, she gave me a quick rundown on her recent life—one in which smart assistive technology is playing an increasingly important role. AI-enabled eyesight services, smart hearing aids, and other intuitive, connected ... […]
    • Last “hands-on” Hearing Assistive Technology (HAT) demonstration May 19 - Orange County Breeze May 8, 2017
      Orange County BreezeLast “hands-on” Hearing Assistive Technology (HAT) demonstration May 19Orange County BreezeFriday, MAY 19 will be the last free HAT (Hearing Assistive Technology) Demonstration until fall. The free demonstration is from 10 a.m. to 12 noon at the Weingart Center in the Weingart Center's Craft Room, 5220 Oliva Avenue, Lakewood, CA 9071 […]