E-accessibility

Today sign-language has a voice

2017.07.31

From today on, sign language has a voice. Thanks to Mohamed Elwazer, 28-year old, ambitious Egyptian social-entrepreneur who invented KinTrans, that translates signs into words and vice versa. Like game consoles, the device interprets ...

Forum explores how internet can facilitate social inclusion

2017.06.12

What role can technology play in guaranteeing full social inclusion of individuals with disabilities? Does online offer a new vehicle for innovative instruments that can render this population more participatory in the community at ...

Disabled Americans are less likely to go online

2017.04.10

Disabled Americans are about three times as likely as those without a disability to say they never go online (23% vs. 8%), according to a Pew Research Center survey. When compared with those who ...

The new professions for individuals who are visually impaired

2016.11.16

Digital accessibility, like accessibility in the non-digital community, must be evaluated according to the total elimination of barriers. Within this digital context, the seal of approval must come from users of digital content who ...

People with disabilities in new Apple accessibility videos

2016.10.28

This scene of Sady, a video editor living with cerebral palsy, navigating complicated software with the help of assistive tech is part of a new series of videos featured on Apple's redesigned accessibility website. ...