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Internet News : 31/03/2016
E-Access Bulletin: March 2016.

Headstar Publication, produced with the support of Thomas Pocklington Trust back online and via email

Receive this bulletin by email or via the E-Access Bulletin website This month there is:
"Section One: News.
01: Governments warned not to “exclude millions” by legalising digital
barriers:
- Letter from 20 NGOs predicts dire consequences of amended directive.

02: Innovations for independent living take a step forward:
- Braille tablet and 3D-printed prosthetics showcased.

03: Academia and industry join forces to push forward gaming accessibility:
- BBC partner with new project to break down barriers for disabled gamers.


News in Brief: 04: Buzzing Bus Buddy – Bluetooth wristband trialled; 05:
Tactile Photography – ‘Seeing’ art through touch; 06: Opening-up Employment – e-Recruitment resource launched.


Section Two: Special Report – Dan Jellinek: a tribute.
07: Asking the right questions.
Dan Jellinek, e-Access Bulletin’s editor and founder, passed away unexpectedly last year. This terrible event was a devastating shock to so many, including those in the digital accessibility community, a sector to which Dan contributed invaluable work. To mark his achievements in this area, colleagues and friends pay tribute to Dan, sharing their thoughts about his work and influence."
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