Yearly Archives: 2013

Knowbility OpenAIR Accessibility Internet Rally Competition

Knowbility has opened registration for its signature program: OpenAIR. This year’s OpenAIR features web-development teams from IBM, Cognizant, Accenture and more. The competition kicks-off on November 6th, 2014 and concludes with a Google-sponsored Awards Ceremony and Gala on February 11th, 2015 streaming live across the globe. Web professionals are encouraged to register before November 3rd…
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Sub-Human Treatment of the Disabled by New York State Agencies

600 Mile Walk for Justice: Exposing the Discrimination and Civil Rights Violations ALBANY, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Jonathan Carey Foundation is exposing the ugly truths of what continues in NYS since Willowbrook. NYS Governor Cuomo's Justice Center is treating the disabled as sub-humans and is violating their Civil Rights by denying 1,000,000 vulnerable…
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Automatic Door Operators are an ADA Bonus

Automatic door operators are often used to make door openings accessible and meet the guidelines of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), but they also provide added convenience for a wider range of users. By concentrating only on ADA accessibility, building owners, facility managers, and others responsible for providing accessibility sometimes overlook the broader benefits…
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Companies Across the Syracuse Area Participate in Disability Mentoring Day

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Companies across the Syracuse area are offering a unique opportunity to disabled job-seekers and students Wednesday. About 40 different businesses are participating in Disability Mentoring Day, which kicked off with a breakfast this morning. The annual event gives people with disabilities a chance to learn about different jobs and fields, and exposes…
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