Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Tag: Technology

Apple accessibility video highlights voice control, sound recognition, door detection, and more

A new Apple accessibility video highlights a variety of features designed to offer independence to people with a range of disabilities. Set to the soundtrack...

Assistive Technology for Spinal Cord Injury: Types and Benefits

Assistive Technology for Spinal Cord Injury Assistive technology helps or assists people with disabilities in living a better life and reducing the burden of the...

Doctors with disability continue to practise thanks to technology, support and a positive attitude

Doctor Steven Peterson was cycling to work in the autumn of 2018 when he was struck by a car and taken to the same...

Software turns ‘mental handwriting’ into on-screen words, sentences

Artificial intelligence, interpreting data from a device placed at the brain’s surface, enables people who are paralyzed or have severely impaired limb movement to...

New controller developed at UofL improves home use of epidural stimulation for people with...

When Keith Smith recently got a new tablet, it wasn’t for watching videos or scanning social media. Instead, this tablet allows Smith, who has tetraplegia,...

Sensing Signals in Paralyzed Muscles

For people with tetraplegia—a condition in which all four limbs have lost motor ability—regaining independence is a top priority. Although there is no cure...

Exploratory Study on the Impact of Digital Technology on the Lives of People with...

A study conducted by a researcher in the University of Bristol as a part of her academic work to earn a PhD degree, aims...

Elon Musk’s brain chip firm Neuralink lines up clinical trials in humans

Implants that Musk says could allow paralysed people to walk already tested on a macaque and a pig The billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk’s brain chip...

The spinal cord injury community is integral to technology innovation

Paul Amadeus Lane of the United Spinal Association discusses digital transformation and how virtual rehab, AI and machine learning can enhance quality of life. ...

Brain-Computer Interface Enables Johns Hopkins Study Participant to Touch and Feel Holographic Objects

As part of a larger study exploring neural multiplexing and new modes of perception enabled by brain-computer interface (BCI), Johns Hopkins researchers have demonstrated...