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all technology is assistive technology | Abler.

From my post over at Medium: All Technology is Assistive Technology—6 dispositions for designers on disability: “Making a persistent, overt distinction about ‘assistive tech’ embodies the second-tier do-gooderism and banality that still dominate design work targeted toward ‘special needs.’ ‘Assistive technology’ implies a separate species of tools designed exclusively for those people with a rather narrow set of diagnostic ‘impairments’—impairments, in...

Transformational Technology Initiative

The Educational Technology department administers the Transformational Technology Initiative for elementary schools in Granite School District. In February 2018, elementary school principals were invited to apply to participate in this grant program. The purpose of the Transformational Technology Initiative is to have a significant impact on student learning outcomes by targeting innovative school leaders. Granite’s Transformational Technology Initiative is based on...

Top 10 Campus Technology Stories of 2018 — Campus Technology

Top 10 Campus Technology Stories of 2018 A look back at the topics that resonated most over the last year What are higher education IT folks interested in? Judging by the reading habits of the Campus Technology...

Power Over Ethernet & PoH Technology | Technology | Company

IEEE802.3af-2003 - Original Power over Ethernet (PoE) standard from July 2003. Allowed sending 15.4 W of DC power with voltages between 44VDC and 57VDC and a maximum ongoing current of 350mA from the Power Sourcing Equipment (PSE) to the Powered Device (PD).. Required Category 3 or better structured cabling, with worst case resistance of 20ohms over 100m. 12.95W at...

MimbleWimble Protocol Explained | Grin Tech Guide CryptoDetail

August 2, 2016, someone called Tom Elvis Jedusor (a name of Lord Voldemort from the French Harry Potter) posts a link to a text file on Bitcoin (a place for Bitcoin Core developers to meet), and it was titled ‘MIMBLEWIMBLE’.  contains a white paper of new algorithm for the decentralized cryptocurrency.  What was the surprise when everyone discovered this...

Employees Want Technology at Work to Match Personal Technology | IndustryWeek

Nearly half of employees (48%) wish their workplace technology performed just like their personal technology, according to a recent survey by The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated.  “Once upon a time, workplace technology was far more innovative and superior to anything that was available for consumer use,” said Joyce Maroney, executive director, The Workforce Institute at Kronos. “However, the tables have turned and...

Evonik Acquires U.S. 3D Printing Materials Technology Startup : Plastics Technology

Related Topics: Evonik (U.S. office in Parsippany, N.J). has acquired technology startup for 3D printing materials Structured Polymers Inc., Austin, Texas. The move provides Evonik access to a new patented technology that will allow the company to expand its portfolio of specialty polymer powders in the additive manufacturing market. Structured...

Hospitality Technology Forecast: Hotel Cloud Technology on the Horizon

New hospitality industry needs have reinvigorated interest in hotel cloud technology. Hotel cloud technology has been a topic of interest for some time, but it’s becoming a leading hospitality technology trend thanks to the acknowledgement of its numerous benefits and a push to accommodate the growing needs of tech-hungry guests. What is the cloud? Cloud computing is defined by IBM as...

M&S to deploy aerofoil technology

UK: Marks and Spencer is said to have chosen to roll out energy-saving Aerofoils on its open-fronted retail refrigeration units.  The Aerofoils, developed by Williams Advanced Engineering, the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Group, in collaboration with UK company Aerofoil Energy, attach to the shelf strips of multipack cabinets to reduce cold air spillage. Cold air is...

Dealing With Technology and Kids

In a rapidly advancing digital society, how do you make sure your kids enjoy the benefits and avoid the potential pitfalls of technology? Privacy expert, parent and host of Their Own Devices Marc Groman guests to share his educated view on the topic.Podcast: Download (Duration: 36:55 — 33.9MB)02:03 – Fast-moving change – good or bad? 04:26 – The effects...