Tech

Disability-Serving Website Features Virtual Tours for Accessibility Awareness

Able Eyes, a disability-serving website, allows people with disabilities digital access to locations to navigate accessibility before arrival.

5 Ways Technology is Transforming Hearing Aids

Tired of changing hearing aid batteries? Maybe you no longer need to.

Young Entrepreneur Invents New Brace to Improve Limb Mobility and Comfort

The life-changing work of one college student is reaching far beyond the classroom to impact people with disabilities.

Go Baby Go: A Driving Force for Mobility

Go Baby Go aims to promote early, independent mobility through research, advocacy and education.

Innovative Electronic Glasses Help the Visually-Impaired See Clearly

eSight glasses are intended for individuals with low vision or legal blindness.

How the Internet Can Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

A voluntary online memory test can help researchers learn about Alzheimer’s disease.

Game-Changing Charity Plays Up Virtual Reality Experiences

Best friends founded Gamer’s Gift, a California-based nonprofit using video games and virtual reality to promote well-being and positive spirits, particularly among people with disabilities, seniors and hospital-bound and/or ill patients.

Arming the World with Bionic Heroes

Innovative nonprofit builds bionic arms and other techs for people with disabilities.

New Smart Toy is Game-Changer for Children with Developmental Disorders

Leka is an interactive and multi-sensory toy offering children with special needs the ability to play fun and educational games that motivate social interactions; increase motor, cognitive and emotional skills; and stimulate autonomy.

Tech-Savvy Teen Developing an Inclusive Mobile App

Teenager, Alex Knoll developed Ability App to “help people with disabilities and their caregivers navigate public spaces and find safe, reliable services and employment opportunities.”

Rolling Through Paralysis with Innovative Technology

Have you ever imagined a lightweight device with the ability to make a paraplegic stand upright, move through doors with ease, and come to him or her at the touch of a button?