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Be My Eyes: Hans Jørgen Wiberg at TEDxCopenhagen

Most people don’t really know how Be My Eyes started – in a little town in Denmark called Aarhus. And though it’s now grown to a global community of more than half a million people, it all started with one blind guy with a great idea. Our founder Hans Jørgen is not a software developer.… Read more Be My Eyes: Hans Jørgen Wiberg at TEDxCopenhagen

World’s 1st fully accessible water park opens in Texas

  Morgan’s Inspiration Island in San Antonio, Texas, is the first of its kind. Imagine taking a child with a disability to a water park for some summer fun, only to find out not all the attractions were accessible. That will never happen at Morgan’s Inspiration Island, an “ultra-accessible” splash park opening this weekend in… Read more World’s 1st fully accessible water park opens in Texas

Meet Valerie

Valerie Harris contacted Easterseals Nevada looking for help in regain her independence at her home. Valerie was unable to get out of her home due to her lack of accessibility. She was wheelchair bound so her family helped build a homemade ramp in the back of her home. The ramp was not ADA compliant. Valerie… Read more Meet Valerie

Hang on to your seats and get ready for a ride down Fremont Street… But wait, where’s the driver?!?!

On January 17th 2017, I took a ride on ARMA, a driver-less vehicle designed by the French firm Navya. I could see pedestrians nervously look at the 15 passenger bus as they tried to cross the street. As I rode in the bus I started to think, how does the bus know where to go?… Read more Hang on to your seats and get ready for a ride down Fremont Street… But wait, where’s the driver?!?!