deviceHave you heard about the AbilityOne design challenge? It’s an assistive technology competition for both high school and collegiate level participants sponsored by AbilityOne, a single source non-profit employment agency that’s helped over 50,000 people with disabilities find jobs. This agency particularly helps that those with visual impairments and significant disabilities. A very cool thing indeed.

What the competition calls for are assistive devices created by the young people consulting with someone with a disability that helps the employee with a disability perform better at hers or his job; that is the sole stipulation. This competition has been ongoing for several years now and it always concludes at the end of February. Ramping up to