Source:ASSETS 2008 – 10th ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers and Accessibility, Sheridan Printing, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (2008)
Keywords:Assistive Technology, Cell Phone, Cognitive Disabilities, Illiteracy, Phone Book and Visual Impairment
Modern cell phones are becoming increasingly complex, as more and more features are added to every new generation. These complex user interfaces can make even placing a call difficult for those with disabilities. This presentation demonstrates a fully-functional version of PhotoTacs, an easy-to-use image-based phone book, designed specifically for those with cognitive disabilities and visual impairments.