Disability Informatics and Web Accessibility for Motor Limitations

Disability Informatics and Web Accessibility for Motor Limitations

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As technology becomes an increasingly vital aspect of modern social interaction, the field of disability informatics and web accessibility has made significant progress in consolidating theoretical approaches and exploring new application domains for those with motor and cognitive disabilities. Disability Informatics and Web Accessibility for Motor Limitations explores the principles, methods, and advanced technological solutions in the use of assistive technologies to enable users with motor limitations. This book is essential for academia, industry, and various professionals in fields such as web application designers, rehabilitation scientists, ergonomists, and teachers in inclusive and special education. This publication is integrated with its pair book Assistive Technologies and Computer Access for Motor Disabilities.The evaluation included two experimental scenarios and it demonstrated that the system is useful to guide visually impaired persons by unknown indoorenvironment. ... Most users preferred the visual instructions for the route guidance instructions against aids. ... We can add movement and rotation detection by current accelerometers as some consoles like Nintendo Wii or other highend mobile devices.


Title:Disability Informatics and Web Accessibility for Motor Limitations
Author:Kouroupetroglou, Georgios
Publisher:IGI Global - 2013-08-31
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