Tagged : assistive technology

29 Sep

Affordable “Back to School” ICT Solutions for Marginalized Students

by منى يونس

This month’s Tech Top 10 explores how technology can help with going “Back to School” – wherever you live and whatever age you are. One area where technology has demonstrated a recent impact is supporting people at time of disruption. In particular, education in refugee camps and following emergencies (like earthquakes or other natural disasters) […]

25 Feb

MENA Digital Digest: 15 things you need to know from the last 3 months

by Damian Radcliffe

New Year. New start. Our latest quarterly round-up of regional and global tech developments is back with a whole new look and feel. You can see the full presentation below, or read on for some of the key stories. (And do let us know what you think of the new look, by emailing us socialimpact@ict.gov.qa […]

14 Nov

New Assistive Technology Resource At Your Fingertips

by Anirudh Sharma

Assistive technology is increasingly opening the doors of possibilities for people with different types of disabilities be it education, work, or everyday life in society. It is becoming that essential tool which helps individuals to become more independent, confident, productive, and better integrated into their communities. Of course, assistive technology can mean anything from simple, […]

02 Jan

40 recent technology developments you don’t want to miss! It’s our Digital Digest, Volume 5!

by Damian Radcliffe

Earlier in the week, as 2012 drew to a close, I found myself sitting down to produce a round up of Internet and Technology news which had caught my attention during the last two months of the year. The findings (below) contain interesting and relevant information on the social impact of the Internet and ICT […]

03 Nov

30 recent technology developments you don’t want to miss! It’s our Digital Digest, Volume 4!

by Damian Radcliffe

It has been a couple of months since our last Digital Digest and a lot has happened since then. Stories in this in this edition which may be of particular interest to Digital Qatar readers include: Insights into the Arab Digital Generation Major current – and predicted – mobile trends A look at 3D printing And […]