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I just keep on moving!

Currently listening to: Headstrong by Trapt

If I really sit and think, right now, two examples come to mind that prove I’m stubborn.

One is a conversation. 551 more words

Arts

BYOD Vs CYOD or organisation need both?

It is almost impossible to ignore mobile devices in the workplace.

Bring your own device (BYOD) also called bring your own technology (BYOT), bring your own phone (BYOP), and bring your own PC (BYOPC) refers to the policy of permitting employees to bring personally owned mobile devices (laptops, tablets, and smart phones) to their workplace, and to use those devices to access privileged company information and applications. 421 more words

Technology

Ottawa school wins cash for accessible playground

An Ottawa school for children with developmental disabilities has won $100,000 to build an accessible playground.

Clifford Bowey Public School, near Bank Street and Walkley Road, was one of five national winners in a competition sponsored by insurance company Aviva Canada Inc. 202 more words

Local News

Level Up: These 3D Printed Thumbsticks Help The Disabled Play Xbox

Since the beginning of my hobby of producing 3D printed parts to help people with physical disabilities play video games, the thumbstick has been an issue. 274 more words

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Is it Accessibility or Usability?

by David Flament

I ran into something recently on our technology email list, Techexchaange, which made me think hmmm.  It was a forwarded article about Peapod settling a lawsuit about their website not being accessible.  386 more words

Essay

“My Body is not the Unfortunate Container for my Personality” and Other Lessons I learned Art Modeling (Guest Post)

by Samantha Walsh

I would like to thank “Fit is a Feminist Issue” and specifically Samantha (who shares my name) for the opportunity to write a guest post. 2,203 more words

Body Image