Category Archives: Technology News and Events

Technology Fair – November 26, 2013

Pre-register for this event to get the latest updates and special offers from vendors! Don’t miss this annual opportunity to try out the latest products for individuals who are visually impaired. Free and open to consumers, families, friends, and professionals. …

Advocating for Technology Education for the Disabled

Recently, Kyle Shachmut (president of the National Federation of the Blind of Massachusetts, technology consultant at Boston College, and doctoral candidate at Boston University) submitted a poignant Op Ed piece to the Boston Globe regarding the importance of making education …

Visually Impaired Students Test Technology of the Future

Boston tech start-up developing groundbreaking technology for the blind NEWTON, MA — For the past two weeks, a Boston-based tech start-up, Visus Technology, Inc., with help from the Verizon Innovation Program., has been testing a potentially life-altering interactive wireless system …