Hacking Autism

Technology that Uses Disney and Pixar to Educate Kids with Autism

Animated Language Learning, an Ireland-based company, is developing technology that uses Disney and Pixar movies to help educate children with autism and other language learning disorders.

Edna Dodd, founder and CEO of Animated Language Lea... More...

Dad creates app to tackle autism

 

Ian Jones, who started designing computer games when he was fifteen years old, has now launched a pioneering reading application for Apple’s popular iPad that aims to help parents and teachers of autistic or dyslexic children o... More...

Autism Speaks and Twilio Team Up for Hacking Autism

Dozens of developers, designers and digital innovators came together at the Hacki... More...

Twilio Autism Hackathon

Twilio and Autism Speaks are partnering up to host a 24 hour hackathon at the new Twilio HQ!... More...

Developers dive in to create a wealth of autism apps

For individuals with autism some new technologies are inhancing their lives through improving communication and enhancing the ability to learn.  For these reasons, parents, therapists, and developers have come together at hackathons to c... More...

SAP Roundtable on Autism and Special Needs

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, SAP is proud to host a special event focusing on Autism and Special Needs, Tuesday April 23rd at 5:30 on the Palo Alto Campus. The event will feature a distinguished panel of experts from leading research, advoc... More...

I Want to Say

I Want to Say is a 27-minute documentary short, produced by Goodby Silverstein & Partners and production company Bodega, that tells the story of how assistive technology can help to unlock the voices of children with autism throu... More...

Hacking Autism Advisory Board

The Hacking Autism Advisory Board assists teams working on autism apps and technology by providing oversight, guidance, advice and assitance. The board is a collection of autism experts, technologists and volunteers dedicated to the mission of Hac... More...

Hacking Autism

When touch-enabled computing was introduced to the world, no one could have anticipated that this technology might help open up a new world of communication, learning and social possibilities for autistic children. Yet it has.

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Autism Speaks and AT&T Launch Hackathon

Autism Speaks and AT&T are hosting an app idea submission contest to crowdsource the most empowering and helpful app ideas for the autism community. We know that technology offers important and exciting ways to unlock and enable the untapped p... More...

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