OrCam Read

OrCam Read

The Handheld OCR Solution for any Reading Difficulty OrCam Technologies, a leader in personal, AI-driven innovations, has launched its newest assistive technology optical character recognition/text to speech (OCR/TTS) device, the handheld OrCam Read. OrCam Read brings...
A different headspace: Six People on Being Neurodivergent During Lockdown

A different headspace: Six People on Being Neurodivergent During Lockdown

Living with a differently-wired brain is challenging at the best of times – never mind in the midst of a global pandemic. Erin Kavanagh–Hall chats with six neurodivergent New Zealanders who share the obstacles they’ve overcome during the Covid-19 lockdown. Read the...
How’s Life Going for the Disability Community?

How’s Life Going for the Disability Community?

The Ministry for Disability Issues is inviting Access Citizens to participate in a weekly survey on the issues and risks being experienced by disabled people in the COVID-19 environment. The survey is available in accessible formats. You can complete the survey...
OrCam Announces New AI-Enabled Device for Hearing Impaired

OrCam Announces New AI-Enabled Device for Hearing Impaired

Check out the latest product from OrCam an AI-enabled device to help those with hearing impairments. With innovations like this everyone can thrive! Read the full article…
Beautiful Minds: Uncovering the Hidden Talents in Neurodiversity

Beautiful Minds: Uncovering the Hidden Talents in Neurodiversity

Access citizens are a massive, untapped talent pool of people who already have the skills that workplaces in the 21st century need. Here’s a great article looking at some of the talents that can accompany neurodiversity. Read the article…