The Future Of Technology

The Future of Technology isn’t Mobile, It’s Contextual

(as posted on Scoop.itOT mTool Kit)

You’re walking home alone on a quiet street. You hear footsteps approaching quickly from behind. It’s nighttime. Your senses scramble to help your brain figure out what to do. You listen for signs of threat or glance backward.

Carol Leynse Harpold‘s insight:

This isn’t your average review of apps or application, but the idea of contextual data peaks my interest with what is up and coming in the computing industry. Considering what contextual data could do, this might provide the type of scaffolds for individuals with disabilities who may have difficulty with high order thinking skills.

Read on to consider what some possibilities might be!


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About Carol Leynse Harpold, MS, OTR/L, SCLV, ATP, CATIS

OTR/L with more than 35 years experience in pediatrics, school based therapy and adult rehabilitation. Masters of Science in Adaptive Education/Assistive Technology with 20 years experience in AT in education of elementary, middle school, secondary, post secondary students and work environments for adult clients. A RESNA Assistive Technology Practitioner with ACVREP CATIS credentials, AOTA Specialty Certification in Low Vision, USC Davis Executive Certificate in Home Modifications, servicing adults and students with disabilities in employment, education, and home environments. A 2020 graduate of the University of Alabama Birmingham Low Vision Certification Program.
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2 Responses to The Future Of Technology

  1. Bridgette says:

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