VIPI - VIRTUAL PORTAL FOR INTERACTION AND ICT TRAINING FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

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VIPI
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VIRTUAL PORTAL FOR
INTERACTION AND ICT TRAINING
FOR PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES

National ViPi Workshop 03/10/2011, Larnaca, Cyprus

www.vipi
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project.eu

511792
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LLP
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1
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2010
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1
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GR
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KA3
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KA3NW

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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Mobile social media (Android)


For beneficaries (PwD)


For Learning Object providers

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Mobile games


Basic ICT skills
learning


Educational gaming


Learning basics

Access to Learning content



Learning Objects



Articles



Search



Full Android accessibility
support

National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Mobile social media (Android)


Focussed on WordPress Mobile Client


Main ViPi platform based on WordPress,
BuddyPress & ATutor


Communication based on webservices



Android accessibility facilities & social
capabilities


Gestures incorporated


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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

ViPi mobile

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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

ViPi mobile

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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

ViPi mobile

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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Covering new devices

(upgrated client from Android 2.3.x
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Gingerbread to Android 4.0.4
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Ice Cream
Sandwich)


Better Accessibility experience (built
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in gestures
API, more languages for text
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to
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speech Greek still
excluded, better talk
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back)


Introducing a powerful new voice input engine
that offers a continuous "open microphone"
experience and streaming voice recognition



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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Covering new devices


The new explore
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by
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touch mode lets users
navigate without having to see the screen.
Touching the screen once triggers audible
feedback that identifies the UI component below;
a second touch in the same component activates it
with a full touch event


The Browser supports a script
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based screen
reader for reading favorite web content and
navigating sites


Unified platform for mobiles and tablets with
interface optimized for high
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resolution screens



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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Focus on social capabilities


Share


Comment


Rate


Instant change of working environment between
mobile and web


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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE APPS for LEARNING


Innovations for developers to facilitate
social and accessible applications


Unified UI framework for phones, tablets


Communication and sharing (Android 4.0 extends
social and sharing features to any application on
the device. Applications can integrate contacts,
profile data, stream items, and calendar events
from any of the user’s activities or social
networks)


Security for apps and content


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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MOBILE WITH FOCUS ON
COMMUNITY


Access the full ViPi content and games (mobile and Flash)


Exploits the Accessibility features provided by Android OS


Text
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to
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Speech (TTS)


Talk back (speech
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to
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text)


Long and Short touch selections, Kick Back (vibrate)


Its Open Source nature maximises possibilities for future
collaboration / adaptation of accessibility oriented features
and plugins


Accessibility features provided by ViPi customisations


High
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contrast (optional) experience for visually impaired


Refers to over 50% of smartphone market share
internationally


Integration with Facebook, Twitter Google+ etc.

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National ViPi Workshop 02/05/2012, Vilnius, Lithuania

MORE INFORMATION:


Official web page:
www.vipi
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project.eu


Twitter:
Twitter.com/ViPi_project


FaceBook:
tinyurl.com/vipi
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project


Contact us:

PhoenixKM BVBA



Steficon

Belgium




Greece

karel@phoenixkm.eu



ptsoris@sticon.gr


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