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ICT Enhanced Transportation can Improve Employment Opportunities

For people with disabilities lack of reliable and accessible public transportation can severely diminish an individual’s ability to obtain employment. The unpredictability of transit arrival and hence, employee arrival times, can negatively influence employers’ perceptions of people with disabilities’ attendance and punctuality.

For instance, The Interim Report produced by the Advisory Committee on Increasing Competitive... more »

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Louisville's Audio Map for the Blind

This article by Susan Crawford originally appeared on Medium: https://medium.com/backchannel/open-data-with-a-purpose-9f31db156365

Why This Audio Map for the Blind Offers an Open-Data Roadmap for the Country

Imagine you’re blind. You have a smartphone, and you’re trying to find your own way to a spot downtown. To get there you’ll need precise voice directions to specific building numbers, but you can’t find an app that... more »

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