Addressing Technology Evolution and Accessibility. Disability Subcommittee FCC Technological Advisory Council Sept 18, 2002. Objective. To explore the issues around technology evolution and its impact on people with disabilities and those who are older.
FCC Technological Advisory CouncilSept 18, 2002
a) Change design of the Mainstream Technology so it works with the AT
b) Create patches / adapters that allow the New Mainstream Tech to work with AT
a) Migrate people with disabilities to new Mainstream Technology whenit provides the same functionality (won’t or can’t always happen)
b) Migrate people with disabilities to new AT to access New Mainstream Technology