The 5 Most Innovative Prosthetic Products on the Market

When it comes to amputees who are in need of replacement limbs, the prosthetic industry generally falls short of providing extremely useful products that restore the quality of life to what it once was for the afflicted person. Artificial legs are often stiff and offer little-to-no bend when the use is walking, resulting in a…

Driving into the Future: A 97-Year-Old Man Takes a Ride in His Grandson’s Tesla

It’s always interesting to see how our elderly counterparts react to changes in technology, culture, and society as a whole. With the arrival of extremely advanced technology in the 21st Century, these reactions have become extremely prevalent. One such field of technological innovation and advancement is in the automobile industry specifically in electric cars (i.e….

Exploring Dementia Using Virtual Reality

Dementia is a nasty disorder, and not in the fact that it physically deforms the people it afflicts, but rather what it does to a person’s mind. Dementia, like amnesia or Alzheimer’s, is a memory loss disease that affects an individual’s ability to remember people, places, events, and how to do menial tasks such as…

Deaf History Month: Assistive Technology

My name is Kelly Mercer and I’m a web developer and graphic designer for 101 Mobility. I was born with a hearing loss. In honor of Deaf History Month (March 13-April 15) I would like to go through some of the inspiring technological advancements that have made it easier for me to communicate. There have…