Sunday, April 30, 2017
Frontline Issue 94
frontline 94


Dr John Dinsmore, Centre for Practice and Healthcare Innovation, Trinity College Dublin, explains that researchers and technology developers will maximise and refine better assistive technology (AT) use

‘Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.’ These words from Steve Jobs have echoed as my mantra to creating new ‘assistive technologies’ from research since the moment I picked up my first iPod in 2002 and wanted to understand why this technology and the iPhone and iPad that followed have been so groundbreaking, that globally they been adopted into mainstream life.