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Press Coverage



February 2014


Mimi Gan. UW Women Engineers. UW360.



May 2, 2012









Inside Science Television. American Sign Language Goes Mobile. Inside Science TV.



June 24, 2011



Becky Chappell. 19 Companies Create Innovative Products with Google Technologies. Google Code Blog.


August 25, 2010 Brian Callanan. Breakthrough For Deaf, Hard Of Hearing: A Mobile Phone Call. Q13 FOX News.
August 19, 2010 Jesse Emspak. Bringing Mobile Phones To Those Who Can't Hear. International Business Times.

August 18, 2010









Jean Enersen. Deaf, hard-of-hearing UW students test , sign language cell phone. KING 5 News.

August 18, 2010









Elisa Jaffe. UW working on app to help deaf, hard of hearing. KOMO 4 News.

August 18, 2010 Sarah Perez. Better Than Face Time? Researchers Test New Mobile Technology for Deaf. Read Write Web.
August 18, 2010 ITProPortal Staff. Scientists Test Sign Language On Smartphones. ITProPortal.
August 17, 2010 Priya Ganapati. Deaf Students Test Sign Language on Smartphones. Wired: Gadget Lab blog.
August 17, 2010 Darren Quick. Sign language communication over low bandwidth mobile phone networks. Gizmag.
August 17, 2010 Mobile device transmits sign language. The Engineer.
August 17, 2010 Matt Hamblen. Mobile sign language being developed at UW. Computer World.
August 16, 2010 Brier Dudley. UW testing sign language video phones. The Seattle Times: The Seattle Times: Brier Dudley's blog.
August 16, 2010 John Cook. UW tests new method to transmit sign language via cell phone. Puget Sound Business Journal: TechFlash blog.
August 16, 2010 Elizabeth Armstrong Moore. Engineers test sign language on cell phones. CNET.
August 16, 2010 UW researchers test sign-language tech on smart phones.
August 16, 2010 Hannah Hickey. Deaf, hard-of-hearing students do first test of sign language by cell phone. University of Washington News

July 16, 2010









MobileASL Demo on YouTube


March 3, 2009 Erica Westly. Sign Language by Cellphones. Update IEEE Spectrum
November 1, 2009 HiComm Article (in Bulgarian)



August 22, 2008

Lucas Mack. Signing Phones. KOMO 4 News.

April 24, 2008 very cool radio segment on KUOW - MobileASL starts at about 44 minutes into the program


April-June 2007 IEEE Pervasive
February 28, 2007 Andy Doughman. What's New in Science. The Daily of the University of Washington
February 23, 2007 Yu-Mei. Sign language over cell phones. Popgadget.
February 19, 2007 Alun Williams. Researchers make signing mobiles. Pc Pro.
February 16, 2007 Steve Kovsky. Sign Language on Mobile Phones Could Help the Deaf. Daily Tech.
February 16, 2007 Deaf to sign via video handsets. BBC News.
February 14, 2007 Darren Murph. Detection algorithms to enable sign language on-the-go. Engadget.
February 13, 2007 K. Dawson. Sign Language Via Cell Phone. Slashdot.
February 13, 2007 Sign Language On Your Cellphone. medGadget.

last updated 08/20/2010 - JT