technology

  • The video discusses disability access using mainstream technology; the video will cover:
    -common access problems
    -access solutions
    -advantages and limitations of choosing mainstream devices over purpose built
  • Technology aimed at easing disabled people's burden is emerging into an ever-growing marketplace. As part of the "Swipe" programme, Sky News journalist Max Preston - himself a wheelchair user with cerebral palsy - visited the Naidex trade show in Birmingham to try some of them.
  • Sky News visited a children's hospice in Middlesex, which is benefiting from some special technology thanks to the charity LifeLites' help.