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May 25, 2017 Cindy Counts Herself Lucky

Cindy, who lives in Montreal, Quebec, was forced to leave her job of 23 years in the finance department of a business in 2010 after more than a year of pain and exhaustion stemming from “an issue” in her neck. She was looking to re-enter the workforce when she joined the Distance Computer Comfort program.

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May 16, 2017 Philadelphia LipSync Buildathon

We have partnered with NextFab to host the Philadelphia LipSync Buildathon on June 18th from 10:00 am – 6:00 pm in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.


May 15, 2017 Omar finds a new sense of independence at his exam with the LipSync

In 2010, Omar became a quadriplegic when he broke his neck at the C5 vertabrae in an accident while swimming in Iraq, and fell into a depression that lasted five years. Nearly seven years later, having moved with his family to Canada, Omar used the LipSync to write his exam at BCIT independently, without the use of a scriber.


May 4, 2017 LipSync Update: Luer Lock Mouthpiece

One of the things you might have noticed in recent updates — and something we haven’t discussed — is that the LipSync mouthpiece looks quite a bit different than it did a few months ago. Why? With a new joystick apparatus, it required a new mouthpiece.

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