FREE Web Accessibility Webinar! What: Free Webinar on making your web site and content more accessible to people with disabilities When: September 24 from 10am until 4pm Eastern time Where: On-line only (register here: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/888689710) Who: Developers and other “techies” who are responsible for web-based content and want to make sure that their content is […]
Indiana’s annual Vision Expo will be held on September 29, 2012 at the Indiana State Library from 10:00am-3:00pm. The Vision Expo is the Midwest’s largest trade show connecting people with vision loss and their family and friends to assistive technology vendors and low-vision service providers. The event is brought to you by the Indiana Talking Book […]
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadThis week, we point out the fact that podcasts in and of themselves are assistive technology for many people with print-related disabilities.
Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTEST POST: This Friday in our Assistive Technology Update podcast we interview Kevin Tyler from Give Speech, the organization who makes the Free Speech app for the ipad. We also discuss some new technology that Microsoft has announced and we talk about some accessible fishing events for anglers with […]
Information from the INDATA Project is now available via podcast! Every Friday, the INDATA Project will release two podcasts featuring new assistive technology projects. The podcasts are available for viewing on the INDATA Project website and on iTunes. The “Assistive Technology Update” is a fast-paced weekly update for AT professionals and enthusiasts. The “Accessibility Minute” is designed […]
Robots use gyroscopes and accelerometers to monitor their speed, location and to keep track of their position. Now, these technologies are being employed to help those who are blind navigate indoor and outdoor spaces. Helen Knight, a writer for “New Scientist,” wrote about one such system, being developed by Edwige Pissaloux and colleagues at the […]