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Accessible Technology Charter

The Accessible Technology Charter makes it easier to access the talent and the spending power of the one billion people worldwide who have a disability. The Charter sets out ten commitments to good practice on IT accessibility.
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11 May 2016
The Living Progress Challenge invited the global community to submit their best ideas for software applications and digital services that can improve lives.
09 May 2016
Paul Smyth is also actively involved with the Business Disability Forum’s Technology Taskforce and with the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP).
27 April 2016
Using brainwave commands and a wireless connected EEG headset, from Emotiv, the technology can also send a 'thought message' to anyone via a push notification.

Why accessible technology?

Despite the rapid advancements in technology, it remains unnecessarily difficult for employers to recruit and retain disabled people and do business with disabled customers.

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Accessibility Maturity Model

Our 'Accessibility Maturity Model' (AMM) self-assessment tool enables businesses to identify and plan key policies for accessible and usable technologies. Use the AMM scorecard to assess your current accessibility performance.

Our 'Accessibility Maturity Model' (AMM) self-assessment tool enables businesses to identify and plan key policies for accessible and usable technologies. Use the AMM scorecard to assess your current accessibility performance. 

Find out more about the AMM

Fix-KB

Fix-KB is one of the world’s most popular and free resources for Mac, Windows and Assistive Technology. Their knowledge base covers fixes, easy to follow instructions and tips for every day and speciality equipment and software. Fix-KB is powered by Taskforce members Microlink PC.

Fix-KB is one of the world’s most popular and free resources for Mac, Windows and Assistive Technology. Their knowledge base covers fixes, easy to follow instructions and tips for every day and speciality equipment and software. Fix-KB is powered by Taskforce members Microlink PC.

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