ShareVision Blog

Conversations on technology for community service providers

Be My Eyes

You know, technology in the care space can be a really funny thing. Sometimes it helps. Sometimes—no matter how well intentioned—it just makes things more complicated. We’d like to think that ShareVision is in the former category, and as such we have a particular interest in other technologies that do what they’re supposed to do without getting in the way: help people help other people.

Topics: Technology adpative technology community

Inclusive Representation in Artificial Intelligence

“Machine learning and AI have the power to transform our lives and to empower every person and organization around the world. It’s crucial that as these technologies develop they are designed to include people with disabilities”

~ Jenny Lay-Flurrie, Chief Accessibility Officer, Microsoft

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The potential for artificial intelligence (AI) seems so amazing – I mean, robots I can talk to and ask to activate functions in my home? Yes please! 

Topics: Technology inclusion diversity artificial intelligence machine learning deep learning

Tech Helps Design for Inclusive Space

Being a lover of all aspects of design leads me down some really interesting paths.  There are some super cool ideas floating around out there and I love seeing what is being designed to make the world more accessible. When design intersects with technology, there are so many possibilities. So the announcement of the launch of the first online platform for digital accessibility really piqued my interest.

Topics: Technology inclusion Disability digital technology web online platform Google

Caregiving Will Be Enhanced By Technology

Topics: Technology adpative technology machines ShareVision Support employment artificial intelligence efficiency Disability Caregiving

Technology Makes Things Easier…and Possible

Topics: Technology adpative technology trends artificial intelligence efficiency Productivity Disability

The Top 2017 Post Truth Tech Trends

As 2017 begins, it seems a great time to reflect on what can we expect from technology in a world where the Oxford Dictionary’s word of last year was “post truth”… A good choice when you consider the media fire storm we were subjected to all year.

Topics: Technology non-profit trends