Robin.Christopherson | 17 Apr 2017
A new report confirms that there's been twenty long years of legislation and very little action on the part of the government when it comes to helping disabled people in the UK get equal breaks. AbilityNet's head of digital inclusion says, let's start with the easy steps the government can take...
Robin.Christopherson | 10 Apr 2017
Controlling computer using our brains is much closer than you may think - and will give new powers to many disabled people.
Robin.Christopherson | 27 Mar 2017
Accessible tech guru Robin Christopherson peers into the near-future, where bots could negate the need for websites and make the web a more inclusive place for everyone, including disabled people.
Robin.Christopherson | 20 Mar 2017
Accessibility guru Robin Christopherson explores how Google's exploration of in-car artificial intelligence could shape up in a future of driverless cars.
Robin.Christopherson | 07 Mar 2017
A new non-invasive technology allows people who are completely paralysed to control robots with thoughts alone. Robin Christopherson looks at new research from the University of Minnesota which provides new freedom of movement without the dangers of brain surgery.
Robin.Christopherson | 02 Mar 2017
Lip-reading is difficult. Many deaf people can do it, but there are situations when it is a struggle... but now, Artificial Intelligence like Google's DeepMind is getting its virtual teeth into the challenge - and doing an even better job than humans. So what does this mean for disabled people, TV...
Robin.Christopherson | 20 Feb 2017
Siri and the Amazon Echo are already pretty good at understanding speech, but new machine-learning techniques mean our devices will be much smarter at recognising other everyday sounds. How will they do this? By binge-watching videos.
Machine learning advances match sounds to images
Robin.Christopherson | 17 Feb 2017
Communicating with the NHS can often be frustrating, slow and paperwork heavy. Now, new NHS standards and guidelines on making our health information more accessible could usher in a new era of choice. Come to our NHS accessibility event in London on 28 February to contribute to our White paper on...
Robin.Christopherson | 08 Feb 2017
AbilityNet's digital inclusivity expert talks you through the basics of accessible web pages, including colours and contrast, text resizing, keyboard access, alt text and more
Robin.Christopherson | 27 Jan 2017
Tech and accessibility expert Robin Christopherson let's everyone into a secret - RSS feeds have never caught on, but disabled people know they can make a great difference to receiving stories more clearly, digestibly and could mean we receive a more balanced news diet too.