The man behind Zest Finance

He was Google’s Chief Information Officer and he earned a doctorate from Princeton. But Douglas Merrill left the search giant to start his own online company to lend money to people who “don’t have access to regular bank loans.” Find out what the man who...

The Motion Light Lab at Gally

NPR takes a look at the unique work going on at the Motion Light Lab (ML2) at Gallaudet University where high tech is being used to translate research into tangible educational products. “In its latest venture, the team wants to pair original ASL rhymes with a...

New Features for Deaf Uber Drivers

The Uber driving service is adding features to its app for the deaf and hard-of-hearing drivers it partners with.  The driver will only get texts from riders and instead of an audio alert, drivers can set their devices to flash notifications.  So far, the...

captioning NPR’s major programs

Did you know there’s a company that gives deaf people access to NPR? BTS Software Solutions’ “first product was used on the battlefield in Afghanistan (to) manage use of cell phones on the battlefield.” Now the company “partners with...

Feeling Speech

Rice University students have come up with a vest to interpret speech. KHOU-TV explains in this video report. Read More at DeafNewsToday.com Related Blogs Related Blogs on Feeling...