Rest easy: remote monitoring increases independence

For some, complete independence may be difficult or worrisome for others because of health problems, a disability or mobility challenges. Now, one company’s goal is to give back a little independence lost to these folks through a monitoring system that gives its users help when they need it and independence when they don’t. Sengistix is […]

Under Control: How one company helps individuals with disabilities regain control over their lives

Many would argue that a distinctive human right would be control over his or her life and be the captain of his or her own destiny, regardless of ability. One Indiana based company is seeking to make sure that those with disabilities have a chance to exercise this right through employment opportunities. Pathfinder ControlAbility, based […]

Hyperscore software lets anyone compose a masterpiece

You know that feeling when you hear your favorite song? You know, the one where you feel all happy inside and the stars aligned all just to give you an intense feeling of satisfaction with the world? OK, maybe this isn’t exactly how you feel when you hear your favorite tune, but you have to […]

Tips and tricks for the iPad

All evidence seems to suggest that the iPad is not going anywhere anytime soon. In order to make the most of this piece of technology and increase its staying power, here are 10 tips and tricks that will make using your nifty gadget easy to use. Before you know it, you’ll be the master of […]

Autism Family Resource Center: a place for support and connection

Located on the third floor of the building is what appears to be just another office. Glass doors greet any visitor that happens to drop in. However, what is behind these doors is much more than just an office; it is a place for parents and caregivers of those on the Autism Spectrum to find […]

Defying Gravity: a treadmill that makes you feel lighter than air

Rehabilitation is about to get lifted, literally. The Alter-G Anti-Gravity Treadmill uses differential air pressure technology developed by NASA to provide comfortable partial weight-bearing therapy while promoting normal gait patterns. All of this talk sounds really fancy, but essentially what this new treadmill provides is an alternative to straps, that traditionally are attached to the […]