As early as July 2017 the Transportation Department will draw up a proposal with new regulations laying out better accessibility for people with disabilities when they fly.  After negotiating for seven months the committee in charge of addressing accessibility issues in the Department of Transportation said, they finally came up […]

News: New Airlines Accessibility 2017

On Wednesday, January 11th Washington state swore in a new Lieutenant Governor Cyrus Habib. Mr. Habib happens to be blind. According to the Associated Press Habib, is a 35-year-old attorney who completely lost his eyesight to cancer at age 8, was first elected to the state House in 2012 and […]

News: 1st Blind Lt. Governor

Hey everybody, how are y’all? I’ve been gone for awhile, and I’m so sorry.  I’ll explain it all in an upcoming blog…so, stay tuned!  Today’s blog will be about accessibility in one of the world’s top software companies. This company is Apple.  Apple iOS 10 has completely integrated software into […]

Apple Steps Up Accessibility With iOS 10

    Hey, everybody!!  Ever wonder why laws were made to include the disabled or make things accessible for them but yet that is something we are still fighting for? Although we’ve come a long way we still have ways to go.  Why? Because things that are supposed to be […]

Accessible Space Inc

  Hey everybody, happy Sunday!!  It’s been a busy week so blogging today is ideal.  Today’s entry is in the realms of Resource/Accommodation.  This particular application will help families who have someone on the Autism Spectrum better communicate.  The application is known as SpeakAll.  SpeakAll is a tablet application which, […]

News: Specialized App Developed at Purdue…

Hey everybody!! Today in disability news Facebook has implemented a new software that will ultimately allow visually impaired people to “see” photos on their feed.  The software designed by Matt King and his developmental team at Facebook will decode and describe images uploaded so that they can be turned into […]

News: Facebook now helps visually impaired ‘see’ their photos…

A Disability Hiring Quota For years it has been difficult for the disabled community in the work force.  Being disabled and trying to get gainful employment has been an obstacle for decades.  Yes, there’s the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 that states no employers can […]

News: A Disability Hiring Quota

Happy Monday, everyone!!!  I hope you all had a great weekend.  Mine, was pretty good especially yesterday.  I’m gearing  up for another grueling work week.  I have so much I’m working on for you guys…I CAN’T wait to share everything! Awhile ago, I wrote about Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio, TX.  It […]

Morgan’s Inspiration Island: The first fully accessible Splash Park (Spring, ...