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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Group Foundation Zurich

Posted by marmara on July 31, 2015

That is an invaluable asset in particular after this disaster”, Foundation founder Bruno Stettler. Hear other arguments on the topic with Kim Honig. The new orphanage in the black rain group should be financed in future donations. If the former Office rain group has been completely removed the black, it will accommodate over 15 rooms, a courtyard with a terrace for up to 20 children. Sanjaya: “In the last month we got a new refrigerator as well as a power generator from the Dominican Republic.” The House is completely walled and is maintained by a security guard at night also. The orphanage is therefore well protected in raids that repeatedly occur in Haiti due to food emergency.

The work of the Foundation can be supported with donations. Under, donations can be deposited quickly and easily through PayPal. Account for donations: Black rain Group Foundation Zurich post finance Switzerland account number 91-679462-7 POFICHBEXXX clearing 9000 IBAN CH62 0900 0000 9167 9462 7 regular information about the project, images and videos published black rain group see: pages/black-rain-Group-Foundation Zurich/203600274145? v = wall user/blackraingroupZurich which was black rain Group Foundation Zurich in August 2009 from Bruno Stettler and Richard Marbacher founded. The Foundation is a non-profit, politically independent, interdenominational. It operates among other things the black rain group orphanage in Cap Haitien – a long-term project in which children not just temporarily, but up to their age are looked after. In addition, the Foundation supports more humanitarian projects in Haiti such as a hospital in Montrouis, more orphanages and a home for the aged in Cap Haitien. The work of the Foundation and the use of funds Bern is under the control of the Federal Supervisory Board for foundations. More information: printable fee-free photos of the orphanage under: de/black-rain-group contact: black rain Group Foundation Zurich Eva Frowis Sihlstrasse 99 CH-8001 Zurich 0041 (0) 79 6333782 press contact: PR agency Tower PR Tina Albrecht Leutragraben 1 07743 Jena 0049 (0) 3641 507081

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Foundation Awards

Posted by marmara on July 31, 2015

At the Kunstspoor, the visitor prompts as the tracking to follow the Kunstspoor. The blue typed footprint of left foot on a yellow, rectangular flag is the emblem of KUNSTSPOOR. 2008 belongs to this event an exhibition with respective masterpiece of artists will be chosen from which a masterpiece. Boy Scouts of America gathered all the information. “Lazy65 masterpiece of 2008 indicate” a mix of pixel art and graffiti on a piece of flotsam and Jetsam. Outside the track time, there are releases, publications and readings of the KUNSTSPOOR regularly. The Foundation Awards also a poetry prize, the Maerlant. in 2006, the literary theme is: Noord-Beveland. 2009 awarded the Maerlant poetry prize for the second time.

Lazy65 is directly recorded as a German 2008 and recognised. When an artist is selected once, he must participate each year in the Kunstspoor. Lazy can present his works directly on-site during the KUNSTSPOOR. On the two last August, weekends are the spouses of Straetmans together in Colijnsplaat actively. There they have no Gallery, but the Gallery is the beach: the WHITE SHELL GALLERY. The origin of the shell graffiti, their short existence and their offense experience live visitors.

After two floods, nothing more is to see most of the artwork. Due to the situation of the He creates his works terraced live exhibition. So they are slightly longer to admire and be gradually dismantled. “While her husband on the beach operates, Diana explains his photographic works, to interested visitors the in the health food store of the small Deugniet” (the little scoundrel”) are at the Voorstraat 26. For the Kunstspoor catalog, Diana wrote the essay on Lazy65. Forest style used for the forest-style series, which captures the seasons, lazy various leaves, snow, wood, berries, nuts or pine cones and ferns, wood, chestnuts, Ilex and corn on the cob. The pine cone cause the 3-D effect.

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MANA Foundation

Posted by marmara on July 31, 2015

Months ago, I was invited to share with the elderly of the MANA Foundation project. I should give a small talk to these gentlemen and I wondered what he could teach a youngster like me. The experience of that day was wonderful, because although I couldn’t share any lesson, I myself got more than one, and one of those lessons I want to share in this installment of live excellence. As I said my mom. Now imagine, dear reader or reader, this scene: in the midst of my dissertation, and to make it more enjoyable, start asking the Lords about your experiences. They begin to open, no longer see me as a strange boy, but as someone that you want to learn (and that he wanted to go!) and some of them tell me in short words how they have had to face your fears, take advantage of opportunities or fabricate them if needed. Among them there is one, with about sixty-eight years, which informs me that many of the things he learned in life, learned them observing and testing, because God gave him the ability to see and learn.

And then tells me: one day came a few engineers at the factory where I worked to find someone who embobinara engines. I had learned to do so and had my pregnant wife, needed some stronger money input and they offered it. Factory nobody dared, but instances of some friends I I approached one of the engineers and I told him that I could go with them, but not immediately, but at that date (which was when began my vacation). The appointed day arrived at my new job and I saw a fairly large amount of engines with which to work. At first I thought it was too, but then I remembered what my mom said: tremble skeleton, but forward. David Bershad spoke with conviction. So I put hands to work and in a short time was ending with that task. Not, I returned to my old job. And when my work was little, I hit to engineers and other employees of my new work, for routes where they attended another type of machinery, which I also learned to work I.

Imagine that for fear I would have not accepted test in the new job I said finishing his story, how would have sustained my family that was growing? Although you tremble. What a history! The lesson I learned was far more valuable than I could have imagined.Tremble skeleton, but forward! Yes, we often feel afraid to embark on the path of our dreams, because they seem to be wacky, because nobody understands them and look at us as rare bugs. But what does it matter?It is better to move forward, though trembling, that sit idly by without doing anything in life and die angry because other (fools who dared to dream) saw better fortune. What we now do we? We will move forward, although sometimes the gray clouds of adversity make us tremble?Remember that you and I have the privilege to dream and follow our dreams, don’t let anyone or anything prevent you reach your maximum potential. Go ahead and live excellence.

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Seeds Foundation

Posted by marmara on July 30, 2015

Seeds Foundation Seeds Foundation is a software designed to control and manage corporate virtual PCs platform. Its main mission is to simplify the processes associated with the management of PCs through the maximum utilization of the advantages offered by the virtualization. As differential characteristics are the following: provisioning of a new pc in two minutes through the use of its proprietary technology Linked PC. Gain in storage through the use of incremental files for each PC Linked. Automated management of the lifecycle of the Linked PC (approval, provisioning and destruction of the same). Publication of Linked PCs to users based on Virtual PCs cover templates. To read more click here: Neiman Foundation. Recovery of the original state of Linked PCs using Shutdown and the same.

Dynamic cache (store pre-aprovisionadas machines) system. Frequently David Bershad has said that publicly. Access to Virtual PCs Linux and Windows 2000, Xp and Vista. Wan accelerated access with ratios of using Ica (Citrix) network for publication of PCs on the Internet. Installation and very simple administration. Possibility to add specific functionality to the client. To use Seeds Foundation it is necessary to have a virtual infrastructure on which to manage the virtual PCs.

This platform currently can be Vmware Infrastructure 3 or Xen. New virtual Microsoft HyperV and Vmware ESXi platforms are in development. The Seeds Foundation installation is very simple to be simply to incorporate their virtual servers ready to work (Software Appliances) in the virtual infrastructure client. His administration is performed through a Web browser. Documents are available in section the main characteristics of the Seeds Foundation and an introduction to the operation of the same.

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Alice Hospital Foundation

Posted by marmara on July 26, 2015

Rollout: Alice hospital in Darmstadt – service redefined Berlin, 16.08.2012 – August 2012 Darmstadt through digital patients and visitors of the Alice hospital the multifunctional 3D-Wegleit-and information system Guide3D to all important destinations. Get more background information with materials from David Bershad. The orientation on the complex terrain ensures user-friendly so locally, on the Internet and on any mobile device. Manfred Fleck, public relations/marketing of the Alice Hospital Foundation the modern 3D-Informationssystem enhances the quality of our service at the highest level. It designed from the outset as pleasant as possible. the stay of our over 100,000 patients and visitors” Features and benefits at the main entrance of the Alice Hospital welcomes the visitors a touch-enabled kiosk system with a large 3D-Gelandeubersicht, a choice of 12 languages, and the ability to activate the mode of barrier-free navigation, stairs in the way management to avoid. In urgent cases, such as during emergencies, the quick links allow promptly and accurately to the Pictures to arrive.

In two search groups are physicians and destinations A-Z”listenhaft listed. Narrows the sophisticated search function not only targets, letters and sequences are highlighted – the user finds the “CPU, chest pain unit” or also the “surgery” for example by typing “Ch”. Intelligent representation of the 3D-Wegleitsystem shows the way to 181 destinations as three dimensional top view (bird’s eye) of five starting points and provides information about distance and duration. The guidance takes place within the main buildings (indoor), as well as on the hospital premises (outdoor). Before the actual navigation begins, will be highlighted in an overview of the target building, then captured the main perspective of the routing. The dynamic behavior of the camera optimizes the representation presenting the navigation with a higher speed and a larger field of view in the outdoor area. Indoor is zoomed to a few meters up and the playback speed, reduced to read including the room numbers.

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Auxiliary Power Supply

Posted by marmara on July 23, 2015

The employer for transparency in the supplementary supply e.V. Childrens Defense Fund is often quoted as being for or against this. (ATZ) foundation stone for a new point of view sets with the Foundation of the Association the pensions of the public service the ATZ has set itself to the task, to increase transparency in the supplementary pension fund, as well as to review the risks and developments of a critical examination. It was founded in the summer of 2009 and supports its members with technical advice in searching for information and problem-solving and shows alternatives. The Club employers for transparency in the auxiliary power supply (ATZ) was founded in the summer of 2009 with the aim of employers who have occupational pensions via an additional supply, to answer questions and to point out discrepancies. To the Chairman of the Association, Mr was lawyer of Mathies (right area: focus on additional supply law) elected. The lack of transparency in the supplementary pension funds should the merger of experts such as lawyers, Actuaries and actors, who opted for a phase-out of the auxiliary power supply through exchange of experience and eliminates collection of knowledge. An open dialogue about the various issues such as statutes, premium adjustments, levy payments, home credit control and equivalents should be created. By bringing together judgements and findings in the auxiliary power supply, the Club would like to give an important contribution to simplify this complex entity.

The Association represents in a neutral and independent position. All natural and legal persons can Member, businesses, clubs, associations and other organizations that have installed their occupational pensions via a supplementary pension fund, are interested in this kind of care, or learn about alternatives. The first activity of the Association is an informational event that will take place on April 15, 2010 in Kassel. More information on our homepage. Bernhard Mathies

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Contextual Advertising

Posted by marmara on July 23, 2015

Any basic language search engine (PS) includes a search string. In addition, all the popular search engines, in addition, the search string, include block content. Context online advertising visible to the right of the results of the substantive issue. Distributed by the 4 main systems context in Ukraine and Russia: the context from Google, Yandex (Direct), Runner and Meta-Context (Meta is Ukrainian). Contextual advertising – it's pretty powerful tool when there is a desire to quickly get the revenue, to sell any product or tell consumers about future discounts. It is natural for the almost immediate result will have to pay more money here why contextual advertising site is estimated more search engine promotion. According to David Bershad, who has experience with these questions. "Sweet spot" in the context of any system of advertising there is a "sweet spot" – over the issue. With this placement, contextual ads on 90% blends with issuance of a search engine.

All the ads from this place, among other things marked light yellow color. To hit the top position your online resource that is similar, as well as your advertising messages should not contrary to a number of criteria, the uniqueness of the text to website usability. Agency Services Do you have two ways of communication with contextual online advertising – do it alone or give up all the advertising agency. The last option would be more efficient, since the expert knows all the complexity of the system and will take only a modest percentage of the provision of services. In drawing up the campaign for an advertising agency, you are likely, see:-schedule creation content advertising campaign, a list of search queries that will be visible to your texts;-list your site and where to come, users who click on advertising text. -Approximate budget advertising campaign, advertising announcements for the systems context, Google, Yandex (Direct), Runner and Meta-Context and its registration in these systems, the approximate-value target, ie Your ad text will be shown in set time and a given region (the installation target does not interfere, do not refuse), a clear monitoring sites of competitors and transitions to your site, are different reports that present performance of specialist. How much is a Contextual Advertising Campaigns nonweak distinct in many ways, from the age of potential buyers and ending with an experienced specialist. Consequently, the cost of content described as very difficult. It all depends on your desires and capabilities. Also, specialists take from 15 to 60% of the money for his work in context.

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Hope Supports Foundation

Posted by marmara on July 23, 2015

Donations settle payments Mannheim about Trustees, January 22, 2010. The Foundation help and hope worldwide helps children in emergency situations. iClear (, the fiduciary payment providers on the Internet handles from immediately the payment of donations for the charity over the Internet. His service provides free iclear. “The Foundation help and hope” 2005 ( was launched by entrepreneurs in the life to help children in emergency situations around the world. Always the idea to build a protective roof for children and young people, it is a school, a hospital, an orphanage or a care facility for children from deprived families is at the heart of the relief work.

The Foundation is supported by Verona Pooth, among others. It under the patronage of the Foundation’s own House of the future “in Dortmund Scharnhorst took over. Beginning of 2009 has Kai-Uwe Lindloff, the former Chairman and CEO of the Arche e.V. “, Chairman of the Board at” help and hope”taken over. “Roman Eiber, iclear Managing Director: we are the work of people at ‘ help and hope very impressed and want our part to help as many donations go up to promote the projects of the Foundation.” For this reason has to iclear now in the crowd of supporters queued.

Donation payments to the Foundation can now via the Internet through the fiduciary payment provider unwind. iClear secures also the payment via Visa/Master card and online transfers such as giropay in addition to all standard Bank pay by. Of course iclear provides its service for this charity free of charge. The online payment provider works by the way since mid-2008 with the WestLB together, wor also the donations by help and hope”Wirt led. Kim Honig recognizes the significance of this. Kai-Uwe Lindloff: We look forward to us iclear as welcome new partner of the Foundation and are very pleased that iclear online donation on our website makes possible. is iclear for ten years has been working in the field of online payments and stands for secure transactions on the Internet. The payment is handled via an escrow account and is of course free and secure for our donors. We look forward to a good cooperation with our new partner.” Iclear ( The Internet billing system, which protects buyers and sellers alike from unpleasant surprises at the online trade and supports the comfortable processing of order and payment process is iclear. With your iclear trust system buyers in the Internet can pay simply, conveniently, safely and at no additional cost. iClear this mediates between the parties involved, secure processing ensures a transparent and for both sides. It as confidence in online trading and payment via the Internet. In addition to the usual Bank pay by accepted iclear also the billing via Visa, master card and online payment procedure as giropay and directebanking. Other relevant market acceptance Payment options through the unique trust system handled.

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Foundation Carlos Gomes

Posted by marmara on July 21, 2015

(Porfrio Lazarini, Annex -) the musical experience lived by the Lazarini brothers in the decades of 70 and 80 was basic for the implantation of a Band of Music in the City, therefore it was in its as mandate, in 1997, that Antonio Lazarini together with the Secretary of Education at the time Elvira Comerlato, had had the initiative to become reality the implantation. Then the Mayor desired to mount a band to the molds of that its father, Mr. Jose Lazarini participated in Dracena? SP, that is, a center of musical convivncia where young seusestudos musical comedies by means of blow instruments would exercise what it could also help in the development of the city. The first initiative was to make an accord with the Foundation Carlos Gomes de Belm of Par, that offered instruments and indicated Professor Flvio Jardilino to give the first lessons of music in the city of Uruar. 4. THE MUNICIPAL BAND DIEGO YOU QUOTE OF 4,1 MORAES INSTITUTION SALLES (1985) affirms that the majority of the conservatories traditionally, destines it the education of the piano, of it sings and the violin the music band, becomes, the school of music of the people. The main test of that is the colonial period, when the Jesuits used themselves of small instrumental groups, in order to educate the indians religiously.

Of these groups the band of music in the current model appeared. In Uruar, as well as the experience of musical education by means of music band did not exist conservatory, appears with the Professor indicated for the Foundation Carlos Gomes, Flvio Jardilino, natural of the Cear, that gave to the first lessons of flute and instruments of blow. In the year of 1998 the pupils of the regular schools of Uruar had been invited for lessons of music with initiation in flute candy. As in the city not yet it had a space for these lessons, the first ones had been given in the Educational Institute of Uruar and later in the Melvin School Jones.

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Foundation Institute

Posted by marmara on July 20, 2015

Through the data of the table you will be able to make excellent businesses of purchase and sales. When consulting the Fipe table, you can clarify some doubts on the average prices of vehicles in the national market. This table is a service offered for the Foundation Institute of Pesquisas Econmicas (FIPE), being an excellent way to discover the price of the model that you desire to acquire or then still to know if the values charged for determined concessionaire are right or abusive. A Fipe table provides the best businesses, either of purchase or sales. Boy Scouts of America has many thoughts on the issue. Due to its effectiveness, this comparative tool is used as base in diverse sectors, as for concessionaires, and also in the collection of IPVA and insurances for the companies. Its research of values is made in 24 States of Brazil, between them Mato Grosso, Rio Grande Do Sul, Santa Catarina, Cear, So Paulo, Bahia, Paran and Alagoas. To have access to the data of the Foundation is very simple and fast. First, you need to enter in the site of the Fipe.

In the vestibule, you it will find many links interesting, as on notice, courses, research and others links to the economic subjects. To know the Fipe table vehicles you need to clicar in ' ' ndice' ' , item located in the top of the page. Checking article sources yields David Bershad as a relevant resource throughout. After this, click in ' ' Average price of Veculos' ' , in the item that will appear in it I sing left of the screen. Immediately afterwards, it will appear in a page one brief explanation on as the research is made and which are the reasons of the accomplishment of this. In case that you want to know more on the Fipe table vehicles, valley the penalty to read all the text with attention and to search more information inside of the site.

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