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2013-11-05 23:01:45

Small, portable technology is giving those with autism greater freedom and independence, according to two American Institutes for Research (AIR) experts who contributed the opening chapter for the newly published book, “Technology Tools for Students with Autism.” Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Small, portable technology is giving those with autism greater freedom and independence, according to two American Institutes for Research (AIR) experts who contributed the opening...

2013-10-20 23:02:21

With a tremendously positive impact on the lives of visually impaired and learning disabled users of every age, HumanWare has been winning awards for their assistive product designs ever since its inception. From advanced braille devices to electronic magnifiers to digital talking book players and beyond, the products from HumanWare help users with visual and learning disabilities to live more independently and to compete more equitably in today's world. Elberton, GA (PRWEB) October...

2013-09-05 23:19:31

New release offers industry-leading user interface (UI) and enhanced reporting structure. McLean, VA (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 SSB BART Group is pleased to announce the release of Accessibility Management Platform (AMP) Summer 2013. AMP Summer 2013 provides a new and improved user interface (UI) featuring design innovations and functionality upgrades that enhance the overall usability, efficiency and aesthetics of the platform. Highlights of the new version include: A Fresh Look and...

2013-07-01 23:22:00

Move is in response to stronger federal government interest in Ephesoft. Laguna Hills, CA (PRWEB) July 01, 2013 Ephesoft Inc., the leader in providing advanced cloud-ready capture solutions, announced today that its commitment to a stronger presence in the Federal Government capture ecosystem encouraged it to further research and pursue completion of the Section 508 requirements. Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act requires that federal agencies make their electronic and information...

2013-05-20 23:23:26

A coalition of communications advocates visited The Clare senior living community in Chicago to learn about how residents are using mobile technologies including smartphones and tablets. Their use of technology was documented to presented to Illinois State Legislators in order to promote the importance of technology to different demographics. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 A coalition of communications advocates visited The Clare senior living community in Chicago to learn about how...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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