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Five ‘VEERs’ honoured by Mahesh Babu

Tollywood star Mahesh Babu appreciated five ‘Veers’ for exceling in their fields despite being disabled and honoured them for their outstanding achievements. The ‘Being Human VEER’ campaign was launched by American India Foundation (AIF) in association with ThumsUp. In the first year, over 1000 differently able people were trained, out of which 573 people were hired by 147 organisations, while ...

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Israeli startup develops world’s first touch-free smartphone for disabled persons

An Israeli company has built the world’s first completely hands-free smartphone for the disabled. The smartphone, developed by start-up Sesame Enable, is designed for people with spinal cord injuries, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), cerebral palsy or other disabilities that affects the use of hands and arms, The Times of Israel reported. Fetures: Touch-Free Control –¬†Gesture recognition understands small head movements, ...

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