Assistive Technology

John Price stands next to an African man who is learning how to use a Perkins SMART Brailler
October 6, 2015
Q&A with John Price, who is bringing Perkins Solutions’ innovative technology to Africa Forum.
A mother and her young daughter, wearing a yellow pleated dress, on a makeshift runway at a fashion show. Audience members are seated all around them.
October 2, 2015
Inspired by her daughter, a British mother starts a campaign to put a Perkins SMART Brailler in the hands of every U.K. child who is blind
Lori using a macbook pro laptop at her table.
September 29, 2015
The FCC’s iCanConnect program makes it possible for thousands of people with deafblindness to stay in touch with family and friends through the power of technology.
Steve using his iPhone with a pair of headphones.
September 29, 2015
A new Perkins study explores how technology is revolutionizing the way people who are blind read, write and communicate.
A student and teacher do an activity on a computer screen.
September 25, 2015
A breakthrough technology is helping non-verbal Perkins students use their limited vision to communicate.
A man using a computer with a large-print keyboard.
September 17, 2015
Perkins’ new consulting service can help organizations make their digital and physical spaces accessible to everyone.
A man sitting at a desk uses a handheld magnifier to read a document.
August 31, 2015
With more people who are visually impaired in today’s workforce, following these simple do’s and don’ts is smart business etiquette.
An iPhone stands near a laptop computer
July 31, 2015
For people who are blind, smartphone apps make it easier to accomplish everyday tasks, such as sorting mail and ordering groceries.
A therapist applauds as a child respond to numbers on the LightAide
July 20, 2015
At New Jersey therapy center, medically complex children respond enthusiastically to LightAide’s bright lights and colors.
Bill Oates
July 16, 2015
Bill Oates brings reputation as high-tech leader and innovator to new role at Perkins’ assistive technology division.

Pages

Subscribe to Blog Categories Subscribe to Blog Categories