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Latest technology news

Microsoft office for iPad
Over a billion people use Microsoft Office around the world, and to ensure that they can access their files wherever they are, Microsoft has launched Office for iPad.

Access technology companies merge
Ai Squared, the maker of Zoomtext and sitecues; and GW Micro, the creator of Window Eyes, have merged into one company. The merger will mean that the two companies will be able to combine their resources to better help those with sight loss in the future.

Euan’s Guide app launch
Euan’s guide, the disabled access review website, has now launched an interactive app for disabled people and their friends and family.

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