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What companies gain by including persons with disabilities

What companies gain by including persons with disabilities

What companies gain by including persons with disabilities   More than one billion people in this world are living with some form of disability. That’s one in seven of us. Eighty percent of these people acquire their disability between the ages of 18 and 64 - the...

Opinion: Celebrate, strengthen a disability rights law

Opinion: Celebrate, strengthen a disability rights law

It's been over a month since Uber and Lyft began operations in upstate New York, but not everyone has access to ridesharing yet. Wheelchair users are still waiting on these companies to provide accessible vehicles. Aleanna Siacon This week marks an important milestone...

Russ Berrie Awards 2018 Part 1 – Video

Russ Berrie Awards 2018 Part 1 – Video

During part one of this three-part special, Steve Adubato goes on-location to the 2018 Russ Berrie "Making a Difference Awards" to talk with extraordinary unsung heroes who change lives of New Jersey residents through community service and kindness. Guests Include:...

Access to the Community

Access to the Community

Access to the Community By Marianne Valls Every minority struggles for its independence regardless of what the law says. No law waves a magic wand and the doors of freedom automatically open. Those who are oppressed must pry the doors open by using the law. Laws that...

Blind Facebook engineer

Blind Facebook engineer

A blind Facebook engineer is solving one of the biggest problems on the Internet: figuring out what’s in images and videos Facebook is working on technologies to help verbalize what is in images, especially to help visually impaired users. The technology may be able…

Raising Austin

Raising Austin

Families in Austin comes in all shapes and sizes, and we'll take a look at issues and more every family can relate to. IBM giving its parents $50,000 per child for disability services By Nicole Villalpando October 25, 2017 Today, IBM let its employees know it’s...

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