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Accessibility for the Disabled

accessibility for the disabled

Assessing the Problem In 1972 the U.S. Congress passed the Rehabilitation Act, which provided that “No otherwise qualified disabled individual shall, solely by reason of his (or her) handicap, be excluded from the participation in, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving financial assistance.”  The major highlight of this above made

Smart Cities and the Impact of Integrating Technology into Cities

Smart City & technology

Most modern consumers are well aware of the concept of the smart home. By installing smart home technology into their home, consumers will gain more control and will also be able to retrieve vital information about their home’s energy consumption. Of course, a single residential dwelling is a small component of the bigger community. Smart

Understanding the limitations of planning

Understanding the limitations of planning

Time to focus on what planning CANNOT do! After having read number of topics about what “planning” can help people achieve, we thought of listing a few things which are outside the control of planners. Town Planners are indeed important and plays a vital role in development of any town, city or country but it