Robin.Christopherson | 30 Jul 2017
Microsoft is combining quick, reliable voice recognition with instant language translation and embedding it into more and more of its products - bridging the communication gap across countries and eroding the barriers of disability.
Robin.Christopherson | 17 Jul 2017
Robin Christopherson starts to join the dots on the ways that a smarter home will help disabled people...
Robin.Christopherson | 23 Jun 2017
For many years blind users have been able to blank the screen for security reasons (you don’t know who’s looking over your shoulder) but now the battery savings that come with unlit pixels will be available for everyone thanks to a new feature in iOS 11.
Robin.Christopherson | 20 Jun 2017
In a recently published training video, Microsoft’s head of accessibility shows us the importance of inclusive design for every user - as well as providing some handy tips on disability etiquette and accessibility checking along the way. But they do lots more too.
Robin.Christopherson | 08 Jun 2017
Making sure that websites, apps and devices are accessible and inclusive for everyone is imperative to a successful digital economy and vital for its disabled citizens. But who cares more about an inclusive digital future - commercial companies like Apple or the UK government itself? Digital...
Robin.Christopherson | 29 May 2017
A diverse workforce is more innovative, productive and stronger, says digital inclusion guru Robin Christopherson. And, organisations using ClearTalents experience an average fall in sickness across the entire organisation (not just those with disabilities) of between 0.75 and 2.3 days. Here's how...
Robin.Christopherson | 21 May 2017
For almost twenty years it’s been a legal requirement not to discriminate against disabled people, but only now do we have a viable solution to the disabled candidate's conundrum – to disclose or not to disclose? In this second blog of a two-part post, we’re looking at the solution to this...
Robin.Christopherson | 17 May 2017
Microsoft's accessibility website has five excellent downloadable guides, so that people with hearing or sight loss, mobility, speech or cognitive disabilities can better use tech.
Robin.Christopherson | 15 May 2017
Wondering why disabled job applicants still aren't getting work? Robin Christopherson hints that Clear Talents - a simple solution to ensure jobseekers get a fair deal and employers get the best staff - could help.
Robin.Christopherson | 07 May 2017
Not satisfied with racing competitors to be first at the starting line with self-driving cars, Japanese automaker Toyota is looking to a robotic future for its ageing population.