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Softeq Partners with HP for Accessibility

March 20, 2005

At Hewlett-Packard's CSUN booth, Softeq demonstrated the Durateq handheld as an example of Accessible Technology. The Durateq is a solution that uses and harnesses HP products and technology, including the iPAQ Pocket PC.

HP works closely with 28 assistive technology (AT) vendors through the HP Assistive Technology Partner (HPATP) program to ensure that HP products are compatible with specialized AT solutions. At the company’s CSUN booth, HP will demonstrate a record number of AT Partner products and solutions that use and harness HP products and technology, including:

  • AT Kids Systems (Anthrotronix): Cosmo’s Learning Systems
  • Designer Appliances: The Virtually Hands Free Mousing System
  • Dolphin Group: Pocket HAL Screen Reader
  • EITAC Solutions Group, LLC: MaximEyes for Internet Explorer
  • Freedom Scientific: MAGic screen magnification software
  • Keybowl, Inc.: orbiTouch Keyless Keyboard — NEW Alpha Edition
  • Neil Squire Society: EZ-Point
  • One Write Company: Cyrano Communicator
  • Softeq Development: Durateq Handheld (ruggedized iPAQ pocket PC)
  • Texthelp Systems Ltd.: Award-Winning Literacy Software
  • Vcom3D, Inc.: SigningAvatar 3D Sign Language Character Animation
  • View Plus: Pro Ink Attachment for the Pro Braille Embosser