Category Archives: Disability

Software that opens worlds to the disabled

One computer program would allow vision-impaired shoppers to point their cellphones at supermarket shelves and hear descriptions of products and prices. Another would allow a physically disabled person to guide a computer mouse using brain waves and eye¬†movements. The two … Continue reading

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Accessible toys help disabled

As the Christmas rush goes into top gear for the final week of shopping, spare a thought for those who have a disabled child to buy for: many of the hi-tech toys available are unsuitable – or at least they … Continue reading

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