Accessibility to new technology for people with disabilities benefits everyone

Accessibility to new technology for people with disabilities benefits everyone

Accessible technology is better for everyone, and accessible technology benefits who rely on it.

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Kristen Shinohara
– Garreth Tigwell

Published July 10, 2021 9:00PM (EDT)


Parapan Athlete Tiana Knight demonstrates Blindsquare, an iPhone app that helps blind people by voicing out what’s around them. (Chris So/Toronto Star via Getty Images)


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This article was originally published on The Conversation.

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