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  • Ic Project

    1. 1. Matthew Pucci Jason Huang Hal DeGroat Grant Aarons Disabilities and Technology
    2. 2. Technological Impairments <ul><li>Cognitive Impairments </li></ul><ul><li>Visual Impairments </li></ul><ul><li>Color Blindness </li></ul><ul><li>Hearing Impairments </li></ul><ul><li>Motor Impairments </li></ul>
    3. 3. Some Solutions <ul><li>Speech-Recognition Systems  Technology operation in the absence of motor skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Trackballs work essentially as &quot;upside down&quot; mouse units. Allows people with limited hand and arm motion to spin a rotating ball in the direction they wish the cursor to move, rather than having to move the entire unit. </li></ul>
    4. 4. Common Handicap Accessibilities <ul><li>Sticky keys - a keyboard feature where modifier keys will &quot;stick&quot; down and apply to the next keystroke, so that only one key needs to be pressed at a time. </li></ul>
    5. 5. Sticky Keys and Other Accessibility Options
    6. 6. Accessibility Options are Already in Place <ul><li>How to get to Accessibility Options </li></ul><ul><li>Click Start Menu </li></ul><ul><li>Click Settings </li></ul><ul><li>Control Panel </li></ul><ul><li>Accessibility Options </li></ul>
    7. 7. How to Find Out More (References) <ul><li>Visit the following sites… </li></ul><ul><li>Disabilities, Assistive Technology </li></ul><ul><li>and Online Environments </li></ul><ul><li>http://uwyo.edu/wind/onlinecourseaccessibility/DATO.asp </li></ul>
    8. 8. Innovation At Work
    9. 9. As you can see, modifications to existing technology allows for more accessibility. Technology is growing to incorporate more people everyday!

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