Assistive Technology

A person using the Tap wearable keyboard

March 14, 2019 Tap Wearable Keyboard

Tap is a wearable, Bluetooth enabled keyboard and mouse that allows users to input text using any surface, with just one hand.

Adaptive Switch Training Workshop with Microsoft March 8, 2019

In preparation for the BCTECH Summit’s Youth Innovation Day (new window), Microsoft Vancouver staff will learn how to build adaptative switches. Switches are used by people with disabilities that may not be able to access traditional input methods to access electronics. Think of a video game controller… how would you play, if you were unable […]

live-transcribe

February 28, 2019 Live Transcribe

This month, Google introduced a new accessibility app which has the potential to change the way that deaf and hearing-impaired individuals communicate with those around them.

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