Computers Aid Children with Disabilities

Posted by marmara on September 5, 2010

In El Cerrito, California a group of parents, teachers and developers of assistive technology joined forces in 1983 and created the Disabled Children’s Computer Group (DCCG) with the goal of using computer technology to help those with disabilities to more easily speak, write, read, learn, and become a participant in the larger world around them.

Steve and Jackie Brand spearheaded the efforts to develop ways that computers could be used to assist adults and children with disabilities. They were inspired by the needs of their own daughter, Shoshana, who they felt could benefit enormously with the assisted technologies that computers had the potential to offer. Steve Brand took a sabbatical off from his job at Berkeley High School, and with his friend Steve Gensler they developed a large, flat keyboard for use by someone with fine motor skill deficits.

With their initial success the Brands decided to share what they learned about assisted technology with others in similar circumstances. Their first community wide meeting was held in Berkeley and attended by over 100 interested parents, teachers, computer experts, and adults with disabilities. In 1985 the DCCG was granted non-profit status, and was soon being contacted from people across the country. Apple computer company was an early sponsor, and they developed the original Apple IIe which could say text out-loud when an Echo Speech Synthesizer was hooked up to it and appropriate software from UCLA was developed.

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John Dewey

Posted by marmara on February 21, 2017

Often we speak of learning as if we were watching the open pages of every book we read, and then when the opportunity arises, we choose the appropriate site to read aloud to the sky. Still suffer from a paralysis of thought induced in pupils by the accumulation, aimless, accurate knowledge, indifferent and useless. The primary purpose of a university professor should be displayed in its true character, that is, as an ignorant man thinking, actively using that small portion of knowledge. In a sense, knowledge decreases with increasing wisdom, since the details are absorbed by the principles. The details of knowledge are important, they learn for good in every circumstance of life, but the habit of actively using well understood principles is the final possession of knowledge. They must be very clear the differences between education and data memory, and an education that is intelligent activity and search skills to continue learning and to effectively provide information, or devise new truth if necessary.

Usually related studies and learning with children. (This has already been observed Mannheim3). Credit: Boy Scouts of America-2011. For the most was precisely what he had to go to school, who had received the basic quota of knowledge, that primary and definitive dose of truth with which I could rest easy. Being an adult was not to be studied further. There was not reason to continue learning. But that was valid for a culture is not stagnant in our time. Hence the growing importance of continuing education. In traditional thought, the end was only known to the professor.

The student had no idea where he was going, or what would you teach tomorrow or what it taught him what they were illustrating today. Professor of Internet Governance spoke with conviction. The man, no matter what their occupation or task, is naturally a philosopher can not but be even propose it. What happens is that his philosophy, the generality of men, is what others thought of him and the repertoire consists of more or less open to ideas and values with which account and from where they live regardless without worrying about knowing where you come from or they mean. The new vision of this nascent century education is to achieve thinkers, men and women capable of analyzing reality, the everyday environment. In the early school period, the student has been mentally hunched over his desk, in the university will stand up and recognize their surroundings. Must leave the details and begin to recognize the principles. Additional information is available at Daniel Taub Tel Aviv Israel. Perhaps in this way, we can overcome the shortcomings of a society that making effective use of science is powerless to understand. We need to supplement the science of physical nature with the tenets of human reason. Higher periods of evolution, consistent with a being who can ask yourself and a glimpse of the infinity of spirit, her inner self. Thus, the understanding achieved by each person to study, you progress through knowledge, will be transmuted into principles guiding the holder to the prelude of wisdom, to knowledge of self. This should be our task today. Notes 1Werner Karl Heisenberg (1901-1976), German physicist and Nobel laureate who developed a mechanical system whose ca quantitative indeterminacy or uncertainty principle has had a profound influence on physics and philosophy of the twentieth century. 2John Dewey (1859-1952), philosopher, psychologist and educator U.S.. 3Karl Mannheim (1893-1947), German sociologist, founder of the sociology of knowledge.

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Geomarketing Software Regiograph Analysis, Planning And Strategy In Comparison

Posted by marmara on February 21, 2017

Regiograph 2012 – the current versions of analysis, planning & strategy at a glance Geo marketing software is today firmly part of most companies in Germany. Geo marketing software allows not only the field a structured an unprecedented extent planned are, but the overall planning of the field benefited from the use of software for Geo-marketing. It is independent, whether it is a small business, a medium-sized company or a global corporation – efficient Vetriebsplanung the key to the long term successful economies. Due to the wide range of geo-marketing software, users is restricted sense, for any business, whether small entrepreneurs, the same Geo marketing software to use. The Vetriebsplanung in a global corporation has certain problems with which a small business together, however, the needs in the field planning in large groups are often much more comprehensive. Also should a suitable for different needs Geo marketing software also cover those needs. Different versions are one reason for the great success of geomarketing software district by fiberglass Geo marketing in Germany and also worldwide. It is not something Daniel Taub Ambassador London would like to discuss.

The three versions of Vertriebsplanungs software Regiograph analysis, Regiograph planning and Regiograph strategy are the different needs of the Vetriebsplanung and also the various budgets of the individual companies taken into account. 2012 Regiograph analysis is the introduction to the professional planning of the field staff with the help of geomarketing software. The main focus of geomarketing software Regiograph analysis lies in the analysis of sales potential in familiar markets, but also new markets can be examined as well on sales potential. Where are especially lucrative customers still good, which markets offer sales potential? -These are just two questions answered for the sales planning with Regiograph analysis can be. Regiograph planning is the professional Geo marketing and Vertriebsplanungs software to the Vetriebsplanung and of the field. In addition to the Analysis ToolPak, containing also the version Regiograph analysis Regiograph includes planning many tools to make the sales and distribution more efficient, or to reorganize as the area planning wizard, the automatic area planning and optimisation, extensive Gebietsreporting etc.

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Thinking Aloud

Posted by marmara on February 18, 2017

Severodvinsk my city where I was born, where I live. But at the same time I am afraid of him. Why? I dread to think what I'll do next. Few opportunities, some limitations, not giving a free card to reveal themselves. The youth of our city doing nothing, ruin oneself by drink. At it's just terrible to watch.

And what she has to deal with. That's just not necessary to say that is not "my fault". This life is a bad influence streets, lack of attention of parents. We have for themselves in response and the need to think about what we do, how we live. If you are as you live, so you like it.

But you have to fight and prove to everyone that you stand more that you can. Why? I always ask this question. Why nowadays so many no justice, violence. Probably everyone was asking myself the question "What is needed to survive in this crazy world?". In fact, this question embodies the meaning of life. And everyone at some point in his life thought about it. Many people think that the meaning of life is to live, work and improve their living conditions, provide for his family and then maybe lived to 70 – 80 years old, to die. But is this true? Also there is another view that the meaning of life is the acquisition of material wealth. And life will be happy and only makes sense. Most important thing to understand that for you is the true goal. And go for it. Believe in it. I believe that one day everything on the earth change for the better. May it's just an illusion. But I think the main thing to believe. Illusions, just to live in his world. Each of us has his own social circle. Anyone looking for friends with common interests. There is a wise saying, "Tell me who your friends are and I'll tell you who you are." People around you should share your interests. Look at the world the same way. Add to your understanding with Daniel Taub. After all, friends are not even home, but part of your life. The main thing is not wrong. People by imposing their own interests, you impose your lifestyle. And it must be in time to see what this person is really sincere to you. Indeed, in our time so much lies and deceit. Stumble costs nothing, but to get up and move on is difficult. People have become violent, closed. And who is to blame? We yourself! We will demolish the world with their hands. We go to the betrayal, lies substituting each other only to himself was not at the expense. In fact, this weak people who are ready to despair of anything.

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Non-profit Organization Nuru Uses Macs To Finish With The Extreme Poverty

Posted by marmara on February 18, 2017

Some non-profit organizations exist that helps the poor countries, but none of them seems to have the boarding of base of Nuru. Viktor Mayer-Schönberger has compatible beliefs. This non-profit organization of one year of age is using the education to help communities, to help itself same and is using the technology to make it. The Nuru was formed by Jake Harriman, a commander of the infantry squad and a unit of the elite of the marines calls of Forces Recon. Harriman served two excursions of having in Iraq, where it perceived that the key to finish with the terrorism was to finish with the extreme poverty. For even more opinions, read materials from Daniel Taub. The thoughts of Harriman can be seen in a called video ' ' The End' '. In its words, ' ' terrorists depend on an infinite source of people who live in extreme poverty, without other options in the life.

The only possibility that we have to see the end of the terrorism, is to finish with the extreme poverty ' '. The Nuru is creating what flame of projects seeds, where the organization if concentrates in five areas of development: Agriculture, Water and Sanitation, Health, Economic Development of the Community and Education. Douglas Scott, Official Head of Marketing of the Nuru, explained to the Loop that they go in a community, sit down with the people and listen. It said that the Nuru wants to know what the proper people feel that they need to help itself, instead of making the evaluations and advancing on account proper. ' ' We want mutual respect and want to in common work for the same objectives ' ' , Scott said.

' ' We equip the people with the abilities that they need to rise of the poverty extrema' '. As an example, Scott said that a mount of communities needs clean water. Nuru teaches the people on illnesses transmitted for the water, as they spread themselves and as if to protect of them.

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Mozilla Firefox

Posted by marmara on February 17, 2017

Moreover, this dome camera series can broadcast in parallel NEYRO one or two video streams with individual settings for each parameter: the administrator can choose the video codec, resolution, frame rate, etc., based on the requirements for the monitoring system of the object. STC-IPX2050A equipped with 1 / 4 'CMOS-sensor and the original processor, providing an informative image forming light to 0.1 lux, and can choose the resolution: Full D1 (720×576), VGA (640×480 pix.), CIF (352h240) or QCIF (176h144piks.) and video bitrate up to 25 / sec. To work with various lighting a new dome camera uses a software mode "day / night", so that can automatically switch from color video to black and white and back again, when the threshold illumination level. Improve the efficiency of video observation allows bidirectional audio communication between an organization object, where the camera and putting the security services, as STC-IPX2050A equipped with audio input / output. Built-in video analysis algorithms provide VCA presence STC-IPX2050A ability to detect and identify objects and people in the surveillance zone, which can be set arbitrarily, as well as tracking multiple objects (to 100) and control manipulations on the very dome camera: the unauthorized change of sector monitoring, defocusing, or closing the lens shading. In this dome camera can be used as a stand-alone sensor alarm, and its alarm output – connects to the activation of recording systems or alarm systems. Whenever Daniel Taub London UK listens, a sympathetic response will follow. If you change the lighting on the site analytics algorithms automatically adjust to the new conditions of work, so the likelihood of false positives is always close to the minimum.

Advanced analytics camera offers an optional package VCA surveillance, which allows classification of objects by size and speed, to set "acceptable" and "inappropriate" direction, stopping to fix the object in the wrong place, or delay in the controlled area for longer the allotted time, etc. In addition, the dome camera that incorporates a VCA surveillance, may be to count the number of objects over time: in ascending and descending order, to calculate the intensity chelovekopotoka, and also supports filter "double border" when an alarm is activated only when crossing one and the same object, two boundaries located at a distance from each other. View video from the camera can be in real time via any web browser, whether it be Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, etc. However, for full control and customization over 3 STC-IPX2050A require specialized software. Like other cameras leading manufacturers, this Dome works with proprietary software NetStation, which is intended to create IP-based surveillance of various sizes and allows the current observation, record, search and playback of video from the archive, and also search in the archives of the fragments on the movement and use of graphic plans eMap. Under the brand name Smartec, a wide range of equipment to create classic and IP-video surveillance systems of any configuration and complexity. The product line includes analog and network cameras (B / W, color and day-night), domes, 4 -, 8 -, 16 – and 32-channel DVR, 17-32-inch LCD-monitors, IP- cameras, varifocal lenses, IP-video servers, housings, infrared illuminators, brackets, power supplies, etc. The main competitive advantage of equipment Smartec – this functionality, high quality and reliability of the devices when they are affordable, as well as the presence of Professional technical support and service in Russia.

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Firmware Editor

Posted by marmara on February 16, 2017

For some models (X700, e730) have patches that allow you to download the phone themes, as in other phones. More details can be found on the forums dedicated to Samsung. All the above applies to phones models Sysol and Swift. If you are unsure how to proceed, check out Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. And Agere devices are arranged quite differently. They have no file system as such, all the graphics in the bios file. Without hesitation Daniel Taub London UK explained all about the problem. But for these models, we need the sfe.

Algorithm work is as follows: 1) Run the program SFE; 2) Open the firmware file in a format bin; 3) Go to the tab "Firmware Editor", it is the first item Images; 4) Choose from a list of the picture and see all the information (size and etc.). Well, now perhaps understandable that and where it was. We now turn to the fun, let's make like themselves. All graphics in the firmware is stored in formats that can not open the standard viewer or editor. Let us turn to the same Resource manager programs and sfe, which on the fly converts most popular formats of graphics in formats that are understandable to the phone, and vice versa. Every picture has its own size, if it is replaced by a larger or smaller, then nothing good will come of this is not succeed.

The best thing that we'll see – the picture will be displayed incorrectly. To this did not happen, you need to know the size of the picture. The easiest way – to see its size, using the same tools.

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Significant For The Understanding Of Service

Posted by marmara on February 16, 2017

Quality of the energy worker of Archimedes Bad Oeynhausen is continuously certified since 2007. The Archimedes facility management GmbH, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany carries the international seal of quality the ISO 9001 standard since the beginning of the year 2007 and was recertified in June successfully. Others including Dr. Neal Barnard, offer their opinions as well. TuV Rheinland audited the service company for the second time and had no objections. Hear other arguments on the topic with Boy Scouts of America. Important for the company, because particularly in the sectors of real estate and technical services is increasing the importance of professional quality and care. For service providers who are responsible for the important and sensitive secondary processes such as emergency power supply, the air conditioning in the server farm, or the cleanliness of the showroom, a lived quality management is a basic requirement in the market”, explains Archimedes quality manager Olaf Hauck. About our quality we develop steadily us and our processes and of course our customers know that.” With the successful Completion of the final audit, which took place in early June, demonstrating the family business for seven years now its excellent quality and receives an official seal of the inspection company, which can be seen for example on brochures or stationery. Also succeeded Archimedes to minimize the difference between theory and practice and loose to create as the proverbial balancing act. “GF, executives and Q have a practical attitude to the QMS” TuV Rheinland certified lead auditor Michael Schott in his audit report. It also noted that the audited colleagues as very competent showed, therefore would like to thank the team Q for their professional commitment. Parallel to the audit still a postal survey to the Archimedes customer satisfaction was launched, the customers intensively, had worked on himself with a response rate of over 50%, a stake, which underlines the intensive quality management. The result was also clearly: Quality in the processes, clear communication and technical expertise or high care in the operational services are synonymous with satisfied customers. Only through the seal of quality, no orders are acquired”, explains Torsten Feld, quality manager at Archimedes, but maybe some customers feel just confirmed, after the partnership completed project or the first contract in deciding for us if they consciously perceive the seal. We certainly appreciate the successful audit and will not reduce our quality standards also for the next seven years.”

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CSB Drilling

Posted by marmara on February 16, 2017

Diesel Generator Set Cummins have all the necessary characteristics of the energy equipment used to supply drilling. The work of drilling equipment differs rezkoperemennymi uneven loads (high multiplicities of inrush currents), in this connection special importance Such a characteristic Cummins diesel generator set when working on objects of drilling. CSB specialists on the basis of experience and long-term interaction with drilling organizations developed a series of standard solutions to power drilling rigs. At This diesel power plants (DPP), a container equipped with a distribution device performance (EDM) on voltage of 0.4 and 6.3 kV and transformer substations. Select the type of equipment used, the voltage generator and the output voltage depends on the power station, the distance the energy complex, the supply voltage of drilling equipment and other factors. Depending on the installed equipment on the rig, as well as from the conditions of the contract, as options are available: More DPS reactive power compensation devices block-modules of social and domestic emergency diesel power plant can be arranged fuel supply, delivery, accommodation and catering staff on-site energy drilling specialists References CSB on the basis of experience and long-term interaction with drilling organizations developed a model solution for the energy supply rig rig 2900-3000 EUK. The project is coordinated by the Federal Service for Ecological, Technological and Nuclear Supervision. Stand-alone diesel power container type, such as CSB-W 10006.3 KH 20" based on Cummins engines ACT 50 (2 DSU), the TPCC 0,46,3 kV, operator warehouse of spare parts. Operation of own staff. Checking article sources yields Daniel Taub Tel Aviv Israel as a relevant resource throughout.

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International Foundation

Posted by marmara on February 16, 2017

Figure 3. Intelligence spiritual holistic education model works with a new paradigm that leaves behind the dogmatic, scientistic and Relativistic thinking, to give step to a vision of integrity and transdisciplinarity. Spiritual intelligence seeks to resolve the problem of hedonism and nihilism that spread with Postmodernity and which have brought more suffering to humans with your false assumption of seeking pleasure and moral relativism. Spiritual intelligence works with the eye of contemplation and develops the capacity to be happy, happiness as the capacity for self-knowledge, understanding of the joy that is born of our inner being and recognize what we really are; spiritual beings. Please visit Daniel Taub if you seek more information. The development of spiritual intelligence is achieved with the triple (Gallegos, 2007) training: practical care full, practical ethics, and practical wisdom.

Triple spiritual intelligence training is achieved through the practice of mindfulness, whose purpose is the self-knowledge, the observation of our inner being, mindfulness is observing things even-handed, without judging, this practice helps to resolve both internal and external conflicts. The practice of ethics or moral development means living the universal values as a fraternity, love, peace, freedom, honesty, etc., not only learn them from memory way but understood its true meaning and put them into practice, be ethical means being compassionate and loving with others, respect for all beings. The practice of wisdom consists in the ability to understand the ultimate reality, which is beyond the reality that presented us in everyday life is the third practice of training Eyes with which he looks at me to me, are the same that I look at him to him. Get more background information with materials from Daniel Taub. Bibliography GALLEGOS NAVA, r.

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Copa Airlines

Posted by marmara on February 15, 2017

A Muscovite who has planned this year a trip to Nicaragua can do it in several ways. The worst thing is that there are no direct flights from Moscow to the city of Managua, the capital of Nicaragua. So to get to Managua a traveller has to choose one of several routes that make you change aircraft at least twice. Behold these routes: Moscow-Frankfurt-Caracas-Panama-Managua Moscu-amsterdam – Panama-Managua Moscow-Paris-Caracas-Panama-Managua Moscu-madrid – San-Jose-Managua these routes are offered by several airlines. The first is performed by two companies: the flight from Moscow to Caracas is offered by Lufthansa company, at the same time, the flight from Caracas to Managua is offered by Copa Airlines. What is the best? What are referring to routes? 2 and? 4 these are the cheapest, since they come out approximately US $ 2300 in high season.

The best thing is that these routes do not require visas. In addition, there is a route to laughter in comparison with the previous price, or Moscu-madrid – Miami-Nicaragua. This comes to cost approx. $1700. The worst is that which take this route to get to Nicaragua need a U.S. visa, by what this special offer fails to attract many customers. Which of the two offers is favorable, Ud decide same.

This year I did the trip to Nicaragua and then took the route number 4. Daniel Taub Ambassador London spoke with conviction. As I speak the Spanish but yes, do not speak English, for me the of number 4 is the best, since an aircraft made stopovers on the Spanish-speaking Paice and then, I have not had any problems. In addition, I was traveling with company Iberia, which is in Spain, by which the stewardesses were Spanish speakers. The pros of this route:-does not require a visa – stay in transit area does not exceed 12 hours – best price cons:-a traveller coming back to Moscow is with having to wait in the transit zone of the airport Barajas (in T4S) 12 hours unless you can exit to the city – this route does not enjoy much demand, so it is offered infrequently. Original author and source of the article.

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