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Issue 1 • Jan. 1981

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  • Computer

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): c1
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  • Close the Gap Between Theory and Practice... Learn Capacity Planning

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): c2
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):1 - 2
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  • 1981-1982 IEEE Computer Society Scholarships for Members of Student Branch Chapters of the Computer Society

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):3 - 4
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  • Special Message

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 5
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  • Letters

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):6 - 7
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  • CAD Professionals: If You're Looking for Visibility in a True Research Environment, We're Looking for you

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 8
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  • Computing and the Handicapped

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):9 - 10
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    The United Nations has designated 1981 the International Year for Disabled Persons. It is therefore appropriate that Computer is dedicating its first issue of the year to computing and the handicapped. The evolution of lowcost computing technology promises an unprecedented spectrum of opportunities for the developmentally disabled. From aids to independent living to flexible tools that can greatly... View full abstract»

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  • For the Computer Professional: [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 11
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  • Computing and the Handicapped: A Promising Alliance

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):12 - 13
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    The advantages of computer technology are now reaching the handicapped. The author here surveys some NIHR-sponsored research. View full abstract»

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  • The Leading Microprocessor Operating Systems for the 1980s [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 14
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  • Computing and the Handicapped: The Challenge in Education

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):15 - 17
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    A congressional mandate brought the handicapped into public education, but only a partnership of technologists and educators will bring them to the mainstream of American life. View full abstract»

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  • Personal Computing to Aid the Handicapped the Johns Hopkins First National Search

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 18
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  • Intelligent Prosthetic Devices

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):19 - 23
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    Communication aids with advanced microelectronics, voice synthesis, and artificial intelligence are under development. Some of these devices and their sophisticated human-machine interface strategies are described here. View full abstract»

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  • Call for Papers

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 24
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  • Communication Devices for the Nonvocal Disabled

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):25 - 30
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    This overview of devices developed at Tufts-New England Medical Center accents the lack of a unified means for delivering devices to those who need them. View full abstract»

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  • Attention Computer Society Members: Don't Miss your Opportunity to be a Charter Subscriber to Two Exciting New Quarterlies in 1981:

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):31 - 34
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  • The Impact of Microcomputers on Devices to Aid the Handicapped

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):35 - 40
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    Proven prototypes too often do not go into production because of economic factors. The authors are using microcomputers to make devices less expensive, more flexible, and more producible. View full abstract»

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  • A Computer-Aided Robotic Arm/Worktable System for the High-Level Quadriplegic

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):41 - 47
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    Opening the door to self-reliance for quadriplegics, this system provides manipulative capability for doing several tasks without assistance—including typing and using a computer. View full abstract»

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  • Expand your Knowledge Subscribe to Byte [advertisement]

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 48
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  • Rehabilitation and the Handicapped Programmer

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):49 - 52
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    The lives of many handicapped persons have been vastly improved by computer technology, both in adaptive devices and job opportunity—but millions wait to be served. View full abstract»

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  • Very Large Data Bases

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 53
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  • Practical Application of Microcomputers to Aid the Handicapped

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):54 - 61
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    Microcomputers are providing rehabilitation engineers with powerful tools for designing cost-effective assistive devices. Potentials, approaches, and current shortcomings are discussed here. View full abstract»

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  • Tutorial Series 4 Perspectives on Personal Computing

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s):62 - 73
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    Products of a technology-fueled revolution to put computing in the hands of many people, personal computers are quickly becoming tools as essential as the telephone. View full abstract»

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  • The Open Channel

    Publication Year: 1981, Page(s): 74
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