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News

Updated 04/14/12

 

Below are recently announced items and articles that relate to disability issues. For older news items, please visit the Additional News Archives

The Multiple Sclerosis Society Of India (MSSI) is holding the first ever MS Walk in India on Saturday, December 7, 2002 - 11/27/02

GUIDE DOG USERS AND TRAINING SCHOOLS FILE FORMAL COMPLAINT AGAINST IOWA DEPARTMENT FOR THE BLIND - 11/26/02

The Electronic Curb-Cut Effect - 11/25/02

The Lighter Side of Accessible Design - 11/24/02

Widening the Net' 02 Series Seminar on "Universal Web Accessibility - Building Digital Ramps"- 11/24/02

Sovereign Bank Pursues Initiatives for Persons with Visual Impairments - 11/24/02

GOVERNOR DAVIS SIGNS LEGISLATION THAT INCREASES OPPORTUNITIES FOR CALIFORNIANS WITH DISABILITIES; STREAMLINES SERVICES 9-29-2002 - 10/19/02

ACB IDEA TASK FORCE White Paper - 10/08/02

NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH, 2002  - 10/07/02

National Disability Mentoring Day Participation to Exceed 3,000 - 10/07/02

Nine Questions with Kynn Bartlett - 10/07/02

NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH, 2002 - 10/07/02

12 millions de Français subissent un handicap - 10/06/02

FACT SHEET- TELEPHONE ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH SPEECH DISABILITIES - 9/29/02

Computer mouse for the blind developed - 9/13/02

Abuse and Women with Disabilities - 9/13/02

Sports Expo Gets Wheels in Motion at Barrow Neurological Institute - 9/13/02

ICDRI Announces Accessibility Oversight Consulting Services - 9/01/02

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT Parkview Arts and Science Magnet High School Little Rock, Arkansas - 08/31/02

Serotek Corporation announces two exciting new programs that pack a lot more freedom in the FreedomBox SA and FreedomBox Lifestyle. 08/31/02

U.S. Deaf Ski & Snowboard Association 08/25/02

Autism Arts 08/25/02

WHY WE WISH TO ADOPT A LEGALLY BINDING INSTRUMENT AND WHAT KINDS OF LEGAL INSTRUMENTS TO CONSIDER 08/04/02

Team Hoyt Its Only a Mountain 08/03/02

Important Pedestrian Safety Alert Regarding the Segway Human Transporter  08/03/02

IT giant takes Wichita computer school to Atlanta to improve the lives of people with disabilities

14th July speech by Chirac On Disabilities and Other Issues 8/01/02

The French Senate and Disabilities 8/01/02

NEED FOR OPPOSITION TO SENATE BILL 1918 INTRODUCED BY TORLAKSON  8/01/02

 Sylvan Leef  8/01/02

FREEDOMBOX NETWORK LAUNCHES ONLINE DOCUMENT SCANNING AND STORAGE SOLUTION FOR THE BLIND AND DISABLED 7/27/02

Alpha Version of the Hawking Communicator 7/26/02

Chip Malcolm Auto Biography   7/18/02

Announcement- New Irish IT accessibility guidelines  7/02/02

EDF 895 Community Development with People with Disabilities in Developing Countries(3 credits)  7/01/02

INET 2002 Presentations 7/01/02

Resolution of Commendation for Cynthia Waddell from the City of San Jose!!!! 06/25/02

Cynthia Waddell Becomes New Executive Director of ICDRI 6/20/02

When Innovation Meets Accessible IT-Design 6/18/02

FIRST DISABILITY SPORTS SHOW  6/15/02

World Cup Soccer Matches Accessible to People with Disabilities 6/15/02

Help the 'differently abled' to get on the Web 5/30/02

What is Autism? 5/15/02

Digital Divide in Singapore - Beyond Ubiquitous Internet Access 5/15/02

Cybrarian Project Executive Summary 5/15/02

City of San Jose World Wide Web Page Disability Access Design Standards 5-/15/02   

FREEDOMBOX NETWORK LAUNCHES ONLINE SHOPPING MALL FOR THE BLIND AND DISABLED 5/10/02

Internet Use - A Personal Experience - 5/08/02

CHALLENGES IN CREATING SOFTWARE AND CONTENT FOR DISTANCE LEARNING  and Les enjeux et les défis liés à la création de logiciels et de contenus en matière de formation à distance pour les personnes handicapées - 5/05/02

Interview with Kynn Bartlett 3/14/02

AT&T LABS NATURAL VOICES NAMED TECHNOLOGY OF THE YEAR 3/14/02

The Japanese  plan to assist the use of the information and communication technology, and secure the web accessibility for elderly and disabled individuals 3/08/02

Vendor Section 508 Compliance Self-Certification- A Questionable Practice  3/08/02

Sims News 1/25/02

TecAccess 1/23/02

Project Cope 1/19/02

News on Talking ATMs 1/16/02

Special Needs Links in French 12/15/01

Updated Air Advisory - 12/10/01

European Day of Disabled People 3 December 2001 Brussels 21/03/01

NATIONAL COUNCIL ON DISABILITY COMMENDS OFFICE OF COMPLIANCE RECOMMENDATION TO REQUIRE CONGRESSIONAL ELECTRONIC AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACCESS 11/26/01

OFFICE OF COMPLIANCE RECOMMENDS CONGRESSIONAL ACTION TO REQUIRE ELECTRONIC & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ACCESS TO LEGISLATIVE BRANCH - 11/26/01

Signing Video Clips on demand for web sites 11/13/01

Resources on Emergency Evacuation and Disaster Preparedness 11/13/01

UsableNet's participation in Macromedia's multi-city tour 11/13/01

SAS inSchool to Address Accessibility 11/09/01

Resources for People Who Can't Afford Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants 11/08/01

People with Disabilties and Airline Security  11/06/01

Signing technology becomes a consumer product    11/01/01

Social Security Administration Awards 5-Year Agreement for SSB Technologies’ Section 508 Compliance Software and Services -

Parents, it is 10-00 p.m. Do you know where your children are? - 10/28/01

European Day of Disabled People- 10/20/01

National Disability Employment Awareness Month, 2001  - 10/10/01

FIRST UNION NATIONAL BANK ANNOUNCES FIRST INSTALLATION OF AUDIO ASSISTED ATMs IN MARYLAND, NEW JERSEY and NORTH CAROLINA - 10/05/01

Bank of America announces plans to install more than 7,000 Talking ATMs nationwide by 2005 Initiative demonstrates continued leadership; applauded by the Vision Impaired - 10/05/01

Speech On Chinese Award for Chinese Version of Joni By Dr. Zhangxu  - 8/27/01

September 11 2001 Attack Resource Summary Page - 9/16/01

Words for All of Us from Vinton Cerf - 9/12/01

Analysis of WCAG and Section 508 by Disability Type - 8/24/01

FLORIDA GOVERNOR ADDRESSES AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT CONFERENCE - 8/16/01

SignTel Interpreter Press Release 8/15/01

Total Access Group Offers Awards for Accessible Web Sites 7/12/01

National Council on Disability Releases New Paper The Accessible Future.

Web Accessibility and the DDA 7/06/01

Web Accessibility Guidelines in Spanish 7/05/01

Updated Guidelines and Information on Accessible Design in Portuguese 7/05/01

Remarks by the President Highlighting His Commitment  to Americans with Disabilities 6/19/01

Citibank Announces Installation of New York's First Talking ATM's  5/22/01

The Passing of Len Kasday 5/19/01

Accessibility of Macromedia Flash 4/20/01

A Proposal for a Research Agenda in Computer Human Interaction 4/19/01

Christine Maxwell Prepares and Presents First ISOC Discussion Paper to UNESCO 12/22/00

Vinton Cerf Elected Chairman of ICANN 12/10/00

Expo 2000: Gadgets, Gizmos and High Tech Hoopla
"Using Accessible Portals for Research on the Web"... 12/10/00

Raising Awareness of the Economic Advantages of Universal Design 11/18/00

Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 11/1/00

A Request for Help Funding the Parent Project- Received from Argentina - 10/31/00

S.T.A.G.E.S. (Special Theater Arts Group for Exceptional Students)  - 10/22/00

A New Report on Digital inclusion from the Department of Commerce - 10/16/00

The National Arts and Disability Center Presents: THE ACCESSIBLE ARTS: ACTING ON ADA IN GREATER LA  - 10/02/00

President Declares October National Disability Employment Awareness Month. 9/30/00

President Clinton's Remarks on Digital Opportunities for Americans with Disabilities: -  9/22/00

President Clinton to Visit Michigan for Next Stop on President's "DIGITAL DIVIDE" Trip: 9/21/00

President Clinton to Visit Michigan for Next Stop on President's "DIGITAL DIVIDE" Trip:  - 9/17/00

USDOJ Appellant Brief arguing that the ADA Applies to Internet Commercial Businesses: Hooks. v. Okbridge, Inc. - 9/13/00

Will the National Federation of the Blind Renew Their ADA Web Complaint Against AOL? - By Cynthia D. Waddell - 9/12/00

Campaign of Collection of Signatures - 9/09/00

Al Gore Prescription Drug Plan - 9/07/00

George Bush Prescription Drug Plan - 9/07/00

Senator Patrick Leahy Produces Home Page Accessible to People with Disabilities  - 9/02/00

Access to Disability Data - 8/30/00

North Carolina State University Settles with Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights - 8/24/00 

North Carolina State University, OCR Case Nos. 11-98-2046, 11-99-2055, 11-99-2142 - 8/24/00

North Carolina State Technology Leaders to Announce Electronic Accessibility Recommendations for Persons with Disabilities - 8/23/00

WeMedia Covers the Republican and Democratic Conventions: - 8/18/00

Department of Veterans Affairs to produce a study on the needs of Filipino veterans. - 8/17/00

U. S. DOJ Supreme Court Brief filed in support of the ADA - 8/14/00

U. S. General Services Administration: Digital Divide Portal - 8/10/00

Al Gore: Fighting for Americans with Disabilities - 7/30/00

ICDRI in Support of ISOC-ISTF Position on Digital Signature Law - 7/03/00

George W. Bush's "New Freedom Initiative" - 6/30/00

Online Petition to help fight the Challenge to the ADA in the Supreme Court

European Commission acts to improve access for the disabled at the workplace 5/15/00

 AAPD: Top Ten Reasons to Renew the Pledge for ADA and IDEA - 5/11/00

URGENT Campaign to Save the ADA - 5/10/00


For older news items, please visit the Additional News Archives

 

 

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