AT Banter Episode 256 – Kelly Goto Returns

It’s another exciting week for the boys at AT Banter as they welcome back long time friend of the show Kelly Goto, founder and principal at gotomedia and gotoresearch to talk about the state of digital accessibility and how corporations are beginning to embrace inclusivity and accessible policies.

Show Transcript: https://atbanter.files.wordpress.com/2021/09/at-banter-podcast-episode-256-kelly-goto-returns.pdf

Show Notes

Kelly Goto on the web
https://www.kellygoto.com/

gotomedia
https://www.gotomedia.com/

gotoresearch
https://www.gotoresearch.com/

AT Banter Episode 255 – We’ve Got Some Good News

Yes that’s right, it’s that time again! After more COVID worries, protests, wildfires, heat waves and hurricanes, it’s high time for another installment of a Good News Show! This week Steve brings us a collection of news stories from around the world that all have one thing in common – all the news is GOOD! If you’re having a bad week and need to restore your faith in humanity, this is the episode for you!

Show Transcript: https://atbanter.files.wordpress.com/2021/09/at-banter-podcast-episode-255-weve-got-some-good-news.pdf

Show Notes

18 Actually Good Things That Happened in 2020
https://www.huffpost.com/entry/good-things-happened-2020_l_5feb660fc5b6ff7479847494

New Cancer Treatments May Be on The Horizon – Thanks to Success in mRNA Vaccine Trial
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/mrna-vaccines-could-offer-personal-treatments-for-some-of-the-words-cancers/

4 Tuna Species Recovered After Decade of Fishing Quotas–With Albacore in Stores Being Truly Sustainable
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/iucn-reports-4-tuna-species-on-path-to-recovery/

11-year-old Girl Drummer, Nandi Bushell, Finally Joins Foo Fighters on Stage
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/nandi-bushell-plays-with-dave-grohl-foo-fighters/

Cure for Osteoarthritis Could Be ‘No Further Than the End of Your Nose’, Researchers Find
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/cure-for-osteoarthritis-basel-university

Pecan-Rich Diet Shown to Reduce Cholesterol in New Study
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/pecan-enriched-diet-shown-to-reduce-cholesterol-georgia/

Youth is Fighting Microplastic Pollution with Magnetic Liquid After Winning Google Science Fair
https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/fionn-ferreira-won-google-science-fair-2019-with-microplastic-cleaning-fluid/

AT Banter Episode 254 – Maccessibility

Guess who’s back?? Rejoice, ye Barclheads! Steve triumphantly (well, that might be pushing it) to the podcast just in time for the newly reunited trio to welcome Darcy Burnard and Holly Anderson from the Apple-centric accessibility podcast ‘Maccessibility’ to the show. They talk about what the state of accessibility of Apple is currently, whether the playing field has been leveled between all the different OS and device manufacturers, and what kind of innovations might be coming in the future.

Show Transcript: https://atbanter.files.wordpress.com/2021/09/at-banter-podcast-episode-254-maccessibility.pdf

Show Notes

Maccessibility Podcast Online
https://maccessibility.net/

AT Banter Episode 253 – Brain Computer Interfaces

Rob and Ryan take a break from yelling at the clouds this week in order to welcome David Moses, a Post-Doctoral engineer from the University of California San Francisco who also worked on a recent study that involved developing an implant that allowed a test subject to translate brain signals into text, with a vocabulary of 50 words! They talk to him about the study he worked on as well break down what Brain Computer Interfaces are and how they work, and what the future could hold for the field.

Show Transcript: https://atbanter.files.wordpress.com/2021/09/at-banter-podcast-episode-253-brain-computer-interfaces.pdf

Show Notes

Adults with disabilities face barriers accessing food, leading to food insecurity: U of T study
https://www.utoronto.ca/news/adults-disabilities-face-barriers-accessing-food-leading-food-insecurity-u-t-study

Stroke Prevented His Speech, But Brain Implant Brought It Back
https://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=261595