Month: May 2015

Kindle E-Reader Discrimination Lawsuit Settled

Two organizations representing the blind have settled a discrimination lawsuit against Arizona State University over its use of Amazon’s Kindle e-reader device. Arizona State is among several universities testing the $489 Kindle DX, a large-screen model aimed at textbook and

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Advocates for the deaf sue Harvard, MIT over lack of captioning on free online courses – The Boston Globe

A national advocacy group filed federal lawsuits against Harvard and MIT on Thursday, accusing the universities of discriminating against people who are deaf and hard of hearing by failing to caption their vastly expanding array of online courses. Read the

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