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How to Turn Any eBook Into an Audiobook

While not as tactile as a book or e-reader, there’s no denying the convenience of audiobooks. You can “read” while driving, walking the dog, or…

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Android’s accessibility updates include a way to control your phone using your face

Google has introduced quite a lengthy list of Android features, including new accessibility tools for the mobile OS that rely on eye and facial gestures….

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MIT’s inflatable robotic hand is a next-generation prosthetic

MIT has created a soft, inflatable robotic hand that it hopes will give amputees back the tactile control that’s lost with a traditional prosthetic device….

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Website reads any other website out loud to you

Soheil Yasrebi’s perfectly simple per.quest reads any web page to you, assuming that you’re OK with a rapid robot lady voice and the website is…

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Meet the Disabled Streamers Who Are Transforming the Industry

Gamers with disabilities aren’t waiting for big companies to catch up: They’re forming their own communities and making gameplay more accessible than ever. Source: https://www.wired.com/story/disabled-streamers-transforming-games-industry/…

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Dehumanizing the disabled won’t end with a Dem in office

Investigative journalist Justine Barron and journalist, organizer, and founding executive director of Crushing Colonialism Jen Deerinwater join us for the discussion. The Disabled have loudly…

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Drop-off ballot boxes are not always accessible to voters with physical disabilities

TikTok user Mackenzie Thursh, who has a rare form of dwarfism called spondyloepimetaphyseal dysplasia, shared her experience trying to drop off her ballot and vote…

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Google Docs Update Includes Improved Braille Integration

If you have never had to use the accessibility features on your computer or your device, you may not know how visually-impaired users read information…

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Google Docs update makes it easier for visually impaired users to navigate

Google is making it easier for visually impaired people to use its Microsoft Office alternatives. The biggest change is a new shortcut — Ctrl+Alt+H on…

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New glove translates sign language to speech in real time

The glove uses machine learning and a smartphone app to translate signs to words Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/gadgets-and-tech/news/glove-translates-american-sign-language-speech-a9598451.html Proactive Computing found this story and shared it with…

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