Robin.Christopherson | 23 Jan 2018
I’m very proud to have been with AbilityNet since the very start. Today marks our 20th birthday - and it’s worth taking a look at just how far we’ve come…Two decades of changing lives through techWhichever you look at it the past 20 years have been a blast! When AbilityNet was first founded in 1998...
Robin.Christopherson | 22 Jan 2018
How we view the events in our lives can make a huge difference to its quality and opportunities, says Robin Christopherson, but without accessible design no amount of positivity can improve your luck.
Robin.Christopherson | 15 Jan 2018
It’s predicted that, by 2021, contact lens computers will be a reality. A recent patent by Sony shows how every element of a computer – from a screen to a battery and even a camera – can be condensed down to fit in a contact lens. Such tech could be a real eye-opener for people with disabilities....
Robin.Christopherson | 14 Dec 2017
Seeing AI: Microsoft’s revolutionary app that helps blind users understand the world around them, has just got even better with the addition of several new functions including handwriting and colour recognition. The best app to help blind users access the world has just got even better, and it’s...
Robin.Christopherson | 20 Nov 2017
In recent weeks the number of voice assistants has multiplied. But in the arms race to reach every household, which one is best at reaching every user regardless of impairment or disability?
Robin.Christopherson | 16 Oct 2017
Technology using Artificial Intelligence (AI) / bots will likely encourage donors to donate even more money and increase their understanding of charities. It will make smart-giving more mobile, quick, simple, and it will add a safety-net.
Robin.Christopherson | 27 Sep 2017
Every day brings news of amazing new technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, robotics and automation. It's the age of ambient computing and everyone’s world is about to change.
Robin.Christopherson | 21 Sep 2017
Robin Christopherson offers a guided tour of the accessibility features in the new iPhone and iOS 11
Robin.Christopherson | 11 Sep 2017
Wondering how to work an iPhone without a home button? Millions of people are already doing it using Apple's Assistive Touch function. Tech and accessibility expert Robin Christopherson looks ahead to the new iPhone 8 releases.
Robin.Christopherson | 28 Aug 2017
From prolonging battery life, to increasing productivity, these top 5 tips often used by people with a disability, can be of benefit to everyone.