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    • Assistive Technology Lab introduces new technology for students with disabilities - The Scribe February 20, 2017
      The ScribeAssistive Technology Lab introduces new technology for students with disabilitiesThe ScribeThe Assistive Technology Lab, located on the second floor of the library in EPC238, provides resources for students who have disabilities including dyslexia, poor hearing and poor vision. On Feb. 14, the lab hosted a grand opening event to showcase the ... […]
    • New assistive technology arrives for Gateway Theatre - Albionnewsonline February 15, 2017
      AlbionnewsonlineNew assistive technology arrives for Gateway TheatreAlbionnewsonlineweb, new theatre devices New assistive devices for patrons arrived Monday at Gateway Theatre in Albion. Funding for this new technology was provided through the Boone County Giv Give. Randy Haberthur of Midwest Cinema Services installed software in ... […]
    • Thousands to Attend CSUN's 32nd Annual Conference on Assistive Technology - CSUN Today February 15, 2017
      CSUN TodayThousands to Attend CSUN's 32nd Annual Conference on Assistive TechnologyCSUN TodayCalifornia State University, Northridge's 32nd annual conference has adopted a new name and brand — the CSUN Assistive Technology Conference — to highlight the true nature of the event (it was formerly known as the International Technology and ... […]
    • Assistive Technology: Six Things You Should Know - Chabad.org February 15, 2017
      Assistive Technology: Six Things You Should KnowChabad.orgAssistive technology is any kind of technology that can be used to enhance the functional independence of a person with a disability. Assistive Technology devices are tools to help to overcome those challenges and enable people living with disabilities ... […]
    • Windows 10 Still Available as Free Upgrade Using Assistive Tech Trick - Softpedia News February 14, 2017
      Softpedia NewsWindows 10 Still Available as Free Upgrade Using Assistive Tech TrickSoftpedia NewsNothing has changed about the free upgrades offered to users with assistive technology, and just like it happened before, there's absolutely no verification system in place that would prevent someone from benefitting from the offer. Although the promo ... […]
    • Tackling disability: The impact of assistive technology in Israel - The Times of Israel February 8, 2017
      The Times of IsraelTackling disability: The impact of assistive technology in IsraelThe Times of Israel“Tackling disability” is a short video documentary produced by Medill School of Journalism student Iacopo Luzi and The Times of Israel. It focuses on three assistive technology startups, narrating the stories of their founders and showing how their ... […]
    • Third Annual Assistive Technology Conference at Western Feb. 17 - Western Illinois University News February 7, 2017
      Western Illinois University NewsThird Annual Assistive Technology Conference at Western Feb. 17Western Illinois University NewsMACOMB, IL - Western Illinois University will host the third annual Assistive Technology Conference from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17 in Horrabin Hall, room 1. The conference is presented by Infinite Potential Through Technology (IN […]
    • Cobb County to open assistive technology lab - Atlanta Journal Constitution February 1, 2017
      Atlanta Journal ConstitutionCobb County to open assistive technology labAtlanta Journal ConstitutionAn assistive technology lab is opening in Cobb County to help senior citizens, people with disabilities and their caregivers learn about equipment to help with daily activities. AJC file photo/Hyosub Shin. Cobb County is opening an assistive technology ... […]
    • More Research Needed to Understand Physiological Responses to Assistive Technology, Study Finds - Muscular Dystrophy News January 27, 2017
      Muscular Dystrophy NewsMore Research Needed to Understand Physiological Responses to Assistive Technology, Study FindsMuscular Dystrophy NewsPeople with Duchenne muscular dystrophy have a lower heart rate variability than healthy people — an abnormality that worsened after completing a computer task. Since low heart rate variability has been reported as a ri […]
    • The Tactile Print-to-Braile Translator: The Next Step for Assistive Technology - All About Circuits January 24, 2017
      All About CircuitsThe Tactile Print-to-Braile Translator: The Next Step for Assistive TechnologyAll About CircuitsThe software that is used for in the Braille translation is considered an assistive technology. Something I found interesting about this technology is that it can be run on a cellular phone, personal computer, network server, or even a mainframe […]