Autism

12.10.15
SwiftKey launches assistive app for users with special needs
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SwiftKey launches assistive app for users with special needs

'Symbols' will allow non-verbal folks to communicate more easily.

By A. Tarantola,   12.10.15
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10.15.15
Apple introduces ResearchKit apps for autism, melanoma and epilepsy
10.15.15

Apple introduces ResearchKit apps for autism, melanoma and epilepsy

New research apps on the open-source framework will look at detecting early signs of diseases.

By M. Lalwani,   10.15.15
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12.23.14
Samsung's 'Look at Me' app teaches autistic children to communicate
12.23.14

Samsung's 'Look at Me' app teaches autistic children to communicate

Autism is a developmental disorder that hampers a person's ability to communicate with people, but...

By D. Cooper,   12.23.14
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12.09.14
Google's putting autism genome research in the cloud
12.09.14

Google's putting autism genome research in the cloud

Remember when Google said it'd store your entire genome on its servers? Well, the outfit is puttin...

By T. Seppala,   12.09.14
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01.17.13
Where Are They Now? 2012 personalities, including the blind player and his 'guide dog'
01.17.13

Where Are They Now? 2012 personalities, including the blind player and his 'guide dog'

At last, our look back at five years of WoW personality interviews rolls around to the duo everyo...

By L. Poisso,   01.17.13
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11.30.12
Well-known druid blogger Lissanna lowers the boom(kin) on autism research
11.30.12

Well-known druid blogger Lissanna lowers the boom(kin) on autism research

It's only been a couple of weeks since we reported on the crowdsourcing effort to fund the autism...

By L. Poisso,   11.30.12
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11.25.12
Parents with questions may find guidance in Questioning Autism? app
11.25.12

Parents with questions may find guidance in Questioning Autism? app

It's the rare mom or dad who's never spent a sleepless night wondering "Is my kid OK?" Developm...

By M. Rose,   11.25.12
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09.06.12
Research: iPod touch benefits workers with autism
09.06.12

Research: iPod touch benefits workers with autism

We often hear about iOS devices being used in schools and in the workplace, but a recent study fr...

By K. Hodgkins,   09.06.12
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07.14.12
Ask Engadget: best tablet, software and case for a child with a developmental disorder?
07.14.12

Ask Engadget: best tablet, software and case for a child with a developmental disorder?

We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, here's the...

By D. Cooper,   07.14.12
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