Mobility Impairments

Stephen Hawking, the renowned physicist who has severe disabilities, has sought help from Intel to develop a system that would facilitate faster communication. Presently, Hawking uses a twitch of his cheek to communicate through a voice synthesizer, which results in one word per minute. Intel would utilize other facial expressions to develop a more efficient communication system for him.

To learn more, read Chipmaker Races to Save Stephen Hawking’s Speech as His Condition Deteriorates.


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