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Editorials: Disability & Health Technology Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Technology category.

Though some documents may have since been updated or revised they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Publication List

2015-02-17 : Medical & Health Care Records - The Black Market : The health care world is facing a threat with the prospect of medical records being sold on the black market.
2015-01-14 : Top Healthcare Technology Issues for 2015 : From Google Glass to 3-D Printing, ECRI Institute spotlights Top healthcare technology issues for 2015.
2012-08-16 : Social Constructions of Disability: Digital and Internet Technologies : Over the last several decades the digital revolution has transformed networks services and communications technique for persons with disability.
2011-10-08 : Digital Inclusion of People with Disabilities - NCD Report : Report on digital technologies or processes that have potential to enhance social engagement of people with disabilities.
2009-09-02 : Best Buy Canada Releases Report on Technology in the Classroom : Best Buy Canada will contribute $300,000 in technology grants to schools in Canada through its Best in Class Fund program in 2009.
2009-09-02 : Talking Digital TV System World First : On-screen text such as TV program guides digital displays and menus are set to be brought to life with the power of speech.
2009-07-18 : Softeq Hearing and Visual Impairment Assistance Device : Hand held device gives people with visual or hearing impairments the same experience as others.
2009-07-14 : Free Computer Operating Systems - Good for the Disability Budget : Googles operating system is due to be presented in the middle of 2010 to consumers and will be based on their Chrome browser.
2009-07-11 : Adobe Acrobat Reader's Accessibility Features : Adobes guide for persons who use screen readers and PDF files was created in collaboration with AFB Consulting.
2009-07-08 : Nationwide Health Information Network's Free Open-Source Software : Nationwide Health Information Network free software for improving information exchange between public and private health information technology systems.
2009-07-06 : Radio Chip Mimics Human Ear : MIT engineers have built a fast ultra-broadband low-power radio chip modeled on the human inner ear.
2009-06-29 : Toyota Corporation Developing Brain-Wave Driven Wheelchair : Commentary on the development by the Toyota Corporation involving a Brain Wave driven wheelchair.
2009-06-20 : Tiny Biological Fuel Cells Breakthrough for Nanotechnology : Molecular wire brushes that conduct electrical charges step in developing biological fuel cells that power pacemakers cochlear implants and prosthetic limbs.
2009-04-02 : Robot Scientist First Machine to Discover New Scientific Knowledge : Researchers believe a robot scientist is the first machine to have independently discovered new scientific knowledge.

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