5 Ways Technology is Transforming Developing Nations

Child at doctors office   By Kevin Howell Developing nations and remote communities face unique challenges when it comes to sustainability and growth, even as globalization has led to many advancements throughout the world. The United Nations recognized the progress

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Project | Intelligent Bookshelf

The intelligent bookshelf is designed for disabled students who are unable to reach the standard bookshelves provided in school residence halls or classrooms, such as those who use wheelchairs. To the best of our knowledge, there are no

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Communicative Hand Glove for the Hearing Impaired

The objective of this EPICS project is to develop a device that converts the mechanism of physical hand sign language into alphanumerical characters which would assist the user to communicate via text display and speech. This

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Real Time Sign Language Conversion to Audio

An innovative sign-language translator developed with a grant from EPICS in IEEE also motivated one of the students who worked on the project to pursue his graduate studies at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC).

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