Disability

11.30.15
Mind-controlled robot gives the disabled a taste of home
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Mind-controlled robot gives the disabled a taste of home

A brain-guided telepresence robot can stand in for people with motor disabilities.

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11.13.15
Steam Controller gives disabled player one-handed 'Skyrim' controls
11.13.15

Steam Controller gives disabled player one-handed 'Skyrim' controls

A thoughtful player made this custom Skyrim control scheme.

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07.19.15
Massachusetts grills Uber and Lyft over disability access
07.19.15

Massachusetts grills Uber and Lyft over disability access

Ridesharing outfits make some effort to accommodate disabled passengers, but Massachusetts isn't s...

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05.26.15
Google to create 'universal access for people with disabilities'
05.26.15

Google to create 'universal access for people with disabilities'

One billion people worldwide live with a physical or developmental disability. And for those in de...

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10.10.14
Honda's latest robotic stool is fun to ride, still impossible to buy
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10.10.14

Honda's latest robotic stool is fun to ride, still impossible to buy

One of the several reasons for why we love CEATEC is that we get to test ride human transporters t...

By R. Lai,   10.10.14
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08.04.14
Talkitt voice software helps the speech-impaired communicate in any language
08.04.14

Talkitt voice software helps the speech-impaired communicate in any language

Over the years we've seen companies big and small introduce products to aid users with speech impe...

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06.25.14
Brain implant restores control of paralyzed muscles
06.25.14

Brain implant restores control of paralyzed muscles

The quadriplegia that comes as a result of a serious spinal cord injury cuts off the lines of comm...

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02.05.14
QuadStick controller opens up PS3, PC and Android titles to quadriplegic gamers (video)
02.05.14

QuadStick controller opens up PS3, PC and Android titles to quadriplegic gamers (video)

Playing PS3 games could soon get a little more inclusive. QuadStick, a suitably complex mouth-base...

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10.08.13
Deaf gamer connects, educates through Wizard101
10.08.13

Deaf gamer connects, educates through Wizard101

Even though she can't hear any of the music or sound effects in the game, Kelsey Fireheart professe...

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