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  • Designing symbols that can work with other open licenced symbol sets. Thu, 15 Aug 2019 17:40:53 +0000

    We have been having exciting times this summer setting up a series of AAC modules to introduce some of the ideas we have about making open AAC symbols accessible to all and to offer a voting system for localisation of some of the images that really do not fit some cultures and fail to represent AAC […]

  • Jellow, cBoard and Yuudee 2 update – more languages and evaluations. Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:48:49 +0000

    In the last few months we have seen some very exciting updates appearing from the UNICEF Innovation Funded Jellow, cBoard and Yuudee teams. It has been so interesting acting as mentors and we have been working hard to connect up the Jellow and StraightStreet symbols to ConceptNet so they will soon be available on our site. The Jellow […]

  • Localised images to aid recognition – What about free localised AAC symbols? Wed, 08 Aug 2018 19:24:27 +0000

    Thanks to a note from Aejaz Zahid about an article on the BBC website we came across a wonderful example of how localised and personalised pictures can help those who find it hard to read or remember important items in their social setting.  The article reminds one of the  importance of knowing the local situation in […]