Tech

Tech companies promised schools an easy way to detect cheaters during the pandemic. Students responded by demanding schools stop policing them like criminals in the first place.

Colleges’ increased reliance on exam monitoring software during the pandemic has sparked uproar among students and faculty around the world who say the tools are invasions of privacy, biased, and ineffective. One company, Proctorio, has drawn particular ire for its CEO’s attempts to silence critics with lawsuits and personal attacks […]
Tech companies promised schools an easy way to detect cheaters during the pandemic. Students responded by demanding schools stop policing them like criminals in the first place.
Strategy

It’s harder than ever for the visually impaired to shop online — here’s how retailers can make their digital presence more accessible

The visually impaired are struggling to shop online independently during the pandemic due to visual barriers and inaccessible user experiences. Generic product descriptions, unhelpful images, and an aesthetically pleasing user experience to the average eye aren’t compatible with the assistive technologies used by the visually impaired. When these images and […]
It’s harder than ever for the visually impaired to shop online — here’s how retailers can make their digital presence more accessible