Robin.Christopherson | 22 Feb 2018
AbilityNet's head of digital inclusion, Robin Christopherson, has been a judge at the Global Mobile Awards for the last three years, in the category of accessibility and inclusion. He takes a look at some of the highlights and praises Turkey's top efforts.
Robin.Christopherson | 16 Feb 2018
Apple’s new HomePod is less of a smartspeaker and more a great quality speaker, but AbilityNet's digital inclusion Robin Christopherson thinks its advent spells good news for disabled people everywhere.
Robin.Christopherson | 23 Jan 2018
Today marks our 20th birthday - and it’s worth taking a look at just how far we’ve come…
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