Post Profile

How Microsoft is helping blind children learn to code and gamifying disease treatment

There are 253 million people living with a visual impairment and 70, 000 people with cystic fibrosis. Many are children, and Microsoft wants to help them. Children are born with a natural curiosity and hunger to explore, learn about and experience the world around them. To them, the world is full of mystery and wonder to which they wish to apply their senses, energy and vitality to understand.
read more


Related Posts

May Is National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month: Share A Story And The Facts

Health : Huffington Post: Healthy Living

May is National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month. It’s time to learn about and bring awareness to this devastating disease. About 30,000 children and adults have cystic fibrosis (CF) in The Untied States. While the life expectancy fo...

Microsoft is working on technology to help the visually impaired learn to code

Technology : Yahoo: Tech

Microsoft Research is working on Project Torino, an educational initiative to teach coding to the visually impaired via a physical programming language intended for children age seven to 11.

Microsoft's Project Torino helps visually impaired kids learn to code with physical pods

Technology / Microsoft : Windows Central

Microsoft's Research division has introduced Project Torino, a unique physical programming language meant to help visually impaired children learn to code....

How Microsoft's inclusion mission is helping the blind to 'see'

Technology / Microsoft : Windows Central

There about 253 million people who live with some degree of visual impairment. Microsoft wants to embrace them with its products and represent them in its workforce. Sight is probably the most valued of our five senses. Age inevitab...

For $18, learn advanced Microsoft Excel skills that can earn you $5,000 next year

Technology : The Next Web Blog

Since Excel translates directly to dollars, it’s a matter of simple economics to learn Excel with this lifetime Microsoft Excel and Advanced Excel learning bundle. It’s on sale now for $18 (a 95 percent savings) with coupon code "GR...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC