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noun best technical knowledge, latest scientific knowledge, scientific advancement, state of the art, state of the industry, updated scientific knowledge Generally: application, development, latest products, moddrn science, science
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Hughes says there is a complex interaction between stigma, disabilities and adaptive technology.
Further collaboration between libraries and commercial suppliers is needed to remove the remaining barriers to make more e-books accessible through adaptive technology.
However, a small percentage of Project Mentor students utilize the existing assistive technology as a reasonable accommodation, which is available to them through both the Center at NJCU and through the lending program at the Adaptive Technology Center at The College of New Jersey.
Data offers free help and advice on all employment matters relating to disabilities in Wales, and features a mobile demonstration unit showing how adaptive technology can enable those with disabilities to undertake employment in the modern office and other work situations.
Tate cites the case of a young lady who became blind and had to give up her job as a systems analyst because her company couldn't accommodate the adaptive technology (voice activation) she needed to do her job.
Through the assistance of the Career Guidance Department at Criss Cole and the Commission's Vocational Diagnostic, Employment Assistance, and Adaptive Technology Units, many of the consumers moving into apartments already have an idea of what kind of employment they would like.
Adaptive technology may be an enhancement or modification of information technology (IT) that allows individuals with disabilities to have access to a computer and information, or AT may be designed specifically for use by individuals with disabilities (Lazzaro, 1990).
Over the last 50 years, solar PV systems have evolved into a mature, sustainable, and adaptive technology.
Abramson creates his unique soundscapes with the help of cutting-edge adaptive technology and audio production software like Apple's Logic Pro.
8220;We are excited about the partnership with The Chicago Lighthouse to showcase adaptive technology and appreciate that the services the Lighthouse offers will enable us to better serve people who are visually impaired.
In late January 2008, Perkins School for the Blind announced its intention to acquire the assets of Adaptive Technology Consulting (ATC) of Salisbury, Massachusetts, a privately owned technology company whose adaptive devices and training and consulting services are designed to offer greater independence to individuals who are blind, visually impaired, or have learning disabilities.
The new product increases the range of broadband products available to users with extended reach or Rate Adaptive technology.

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