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Diversity and Inclusion Matter to the Workforce of the Future

Diversity and Inclusion Matter to the Workforce of the Future

Millennials will be the ones to create truly diverse, inclusive places of work, says this opinion piece on Forbes.com (http://www.forbes.com). By 2025 Millennials will make up nearly 75 percent of the workforce. Driven by intellectual curiosity, they will likely lead “a human revolution” and create a “just world of work.”

How Apple and Facebook bring tech accessibility to the masses

How Apple and Facebook bring tech accessibility to the masses

According to CNET, a world leader in tech product reviews, news, forums and videos, two billion photos are uploaded onto Facebook every day. It’s a very visual tool, but not so useful for users who are blind or visually impaired. That was the case up until May 2016 when Facebook engineer, Matt King, designed a tool which generates a colourful list-like description of every photo using object recognition.

Facebook Tool to Help People Who Are Blind “See” Images

Facebook Tool to Help People Who Are Blind “See” Images

Currently, people who are blind can use a screen reader to listen to what people are writing on Facebook. In the early days of Facebook, that might have been enough, but Facebook has become a visual medium—a large proportion of posts are accompanied by images.