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All Sides with Ann Fisher

Tech Tuesday: Assistive Tech, Eco Cars and Gadgets


Most of us spend hours typing on a keyboard everyday--we type to friends, for business, and to play computer games. But for those with limited dexterity, these tasks are not so simple. On this hour of All Sides, we'll learn about some innovative new keyboards built for typists with disabilities. We'll also hear about OSU's successful EcoCAR project, and get the skinny on the Xbox, Samsung Galaxy and more.


  • Bill Darling, Director of Assistive Technology of Ohio
  • Shawn Midlam-Mohler,  Center for Automotive Research, assistant professor at OSU's Aerospace Engineering Dept.
  • Katherine Bovee, Ph.D student in mechanical engineering, co-team leader of the OSU EcoCAR 2 team
  • Russell Holly, tech blogger with Geek.com