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To Read All Of The Privacy Policies You Encounter, You'd Need To Take A Month Off From Work Each Year

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We've discussed the stupidity of privacy policies many times in the past. Honestly, it's an idea that serves no useful purpose, yet most sites are required to have one, and if you don't, people get all upset. But no one reads them, and most people incorrectly assume that if a...
To Read All Of The Privacy Policies You Encounter, You'd Need To Take A Month Off From Work Each Year
BrailleTouch brings 'eyes-free' texting to the visually impaired
BrailleTouch keyboard allows typing on a phone without looking

Swype; 50 Words Per Minute on your Cell Phone!

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Swype; 50 Words Per Minute on your Cell Phone!

MessagEase claims that it can increase smartphone typing speads to 60 WPM

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There have been quite a few apps out there that claim to increase the speed of typing on a smartphone. On iOS devices there is TrueKeyboard and there’s Swype and SwiftKey for Android. Do we actually need a keyboard replacement for the QWERTY keyboard we’re all so used to? According...
MessagEase claims that it can increase smartphone typing speads to 60 WPM

The Google+ Hangout that changed the way I will view communication forever

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Last week, I had the great honor to speak with three very awesome people in a Google+ Hangout: Christian Vogler, director of the Technology Access Program at Gallaudet, Andrew Phillips, policy counsel at the NAD and Willie King, the director of product management at ZVRS. These three folks have one...
The Google+ Hangout that changed the way I will view communication forever
Intel hopes to boost Stephen Hawking's speech to ten words per minute

Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking Coupons

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Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking Coupons is a post from Chris PirilloBuy.com has Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking 10 Standard for PC on sale for $31.99 (reg $99.99) + Free Budget Shipping & No Sales Tax (except in CA, MA, MD, NY & TN).Nuance Dragon Naturally Speaking 10 converts your speech into text...
Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking Coupons

QWERTY out, KALQ in: the new fast keyboard for touchscreens

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A re-imagined touchscreen keyboard layout promises to speed up typing on tablets. The split keyboard, known as KALQ, features two 4×4 grids of keys that were generated to produce optimal thumb typing, up to 34 percent faster than typing with QWERTY, according to new research. The new layout will be...
QWERTY out, KALQ in: the new fast keyboard for touchscreens
My Teenage Son Does Not Know How To Mail A Letter - I Blame Technology

iPhone app lets visually impaired type and text

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While Siri and VoiceOver can assist visually impaired iPhone users, new software out of the Georgia Tech College of Computing looks to supplement these accessibility options. BrailleTouch is a prototype application that uses traditional Braille input on the iPhone’s touchscreen, allowing people to type up to 32 words per minute...
iPhone app lets visually impaired type and text

Thumbs Up As Researchers Develop New Tablet-Friendly Keyboard, The KALQ

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Two thumbs good, eight fingers bad. A joint effort by three educational establishments has created a smart new keyboard for mobile devices. The KALQ keyboard--so named because of the sequence of letters on the bottom right of the screen--uses a person's thumbs to key in the letters, making it...
Thumbs Up As Researchers Develop New Tablet-Friendly Keyboard, The KALQ

This App Helps You Read Faster By Forcing You To Read One Word At A Time

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This might sound counterintuitive, but an app called ReadQuick claims to help you read faster and comprehend more by reading one word at a time.  Here's how it works: you collect articles from the web, Instapaper, or from one of ReadQuick's content partners. ReadQuick then displays whichever article you choose...
This App Helps You Read Faster By Forcing You To Read One Word At A Time

Introducing Dotsies: the space-saving font

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When last I met with Craig Muth it was in lovely Columbus, Ohio and he was a down-to-earth hacker working on memorize.com, a site dedicated to making the world a better place. Clearly a useful and noble pursuit. Craig moved to San Francisco a while back, and just sent me...
Introducing Dotsies: the space-saving font
I am a Microsoft Surface general manager does an ask-me-anything on Reddit

Teen Sues Mom for Hacking his Facebook

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Teen Sues Mom for Hacking his Facebook is a post from Chris PirilloA 16-year-old boy from Arkansas has filed suit against his own mother for breaking into his Facebook account and embarrassing him on his profile page. Denise New hacked her way into his account last month to “check on”...
Teen Sues Mom for Hacking his Facebook
Swype makes your keyboard smarter, again

Georgia Tech researchers turn an iPhone into a Braille writer with BrailleTouch app

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It wasn't all that long ago that we saw a student turn a tablet into a Braille writer, and now some researchers from Georgia Tech have done the same thing for smaller touchscreens, too. The Yellow Jackets produced a prototype app, called BrailleTouch, that has six keys to input...
Georgia Tech researchers turn an iPhone into a Braille writer with BrailleTouch app
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