Enhancing the Human Experience through Assistive Technologies and E-Accessibility

Enhancing the Human Experience through Assistive Technologies and E-Accessibility

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Information Communication Technologies (ICT) have become an increasingly prevalent part of everyday life. Today, there are many cases in which ICT assist the elderly and people with disabilities to complete tasks once thought impossible. Enhancing the Human Experience through Assistive Technologies and E-Accessibility discusses trends in ICT in relation to assistive technologies and their impact on everyday tasks for those with disabilities. This reference work provides different perspectives on upcoming technologies and their impact on e-accessibility and e-inclusion, essential topics for researchers, businesses, and ICT product developers in the field of assistive technologies.Reachability i.e. easy for the disabled users to reach points of purchase (places virtual or brick and mortar that the ... Current mobile devices (based on iOS, Android, Symbian, Blackberry, Bada, Windows phone, etc.) ... of new software apps can be significantly increased from measuring temperature to using them as universal remote controls for domestic appliances. Furthermore, according to latest NMC Horizon Report (The New Media Consortium, 2012), released by the New Mediaanbsp;...


Title:Enhancing the Human Experience through Assistive Technologies and E-Accessibility
Author:Kouroupetroglou, Christos
Publisher:IGI Global - 2014-06-30
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