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Peter Brownbill - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Peter Brownbill; linked to Whether tv camera or theatre stage – Peter Brownbill likes to be in the centre of attraction and slipping into other rolls. Besides his acting career he also is the cofounder of a talent agency which has specialized on placing runtish actors. What else he wants to accomplish in life, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Peter Brownbill - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Lisa Schmidt - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Lisa Schmidt; linked to One year ago, Lisa Schmidt realized that it does not have to be a step backwards if you decide voluntarily and self-determined to use a wheelchair. You can also be good looking by doing so, she thinks. Following the motto "better rolling well than walking badly" she now races through life – and even does not drop skateparks. What else is near and dear to her, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Lisa Schmidt - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Jonas Straumann - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Jonas Straumann; linked to Not just talking, but doing something – this is his motto. Jonas Straumann initiated out of hand the internet portal and same-named online magazine hearZONE in order to connect deaf people in Germany. What kind of big role music plays in his young life, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Jonas Straumann - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Anna Spindelndreier - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Anna Spindelndreier; linked to Anna Spindelndreier sees the world through three eyes. She catches magical and unforgettable moments with her camera and wants to give back the world some of its beauty. In addition, she supports the young association Inclutainment Media with her photographic art works. Why she is fed up with too much digital communication, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Anna Spindelndreier - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Ute Sybille Schmitz - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Ute Sybille Schmitz; linked to As a hearing child of deaf parents (also called CODA) Ute Sybille Schmitz was raised in a surrounding that shaped her very much. Today the German Sign Language is a part of her everyday life: Among others she is the first chairwoman of the association The Visionaries and realizes several projects with deaf people. What else moves her in her life, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Ute Sybille Schmitz - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Mitch St. Pierre - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Mitch St. Pierre; linked to Colombia or Cambodia? Mitch St. Pierre feels at home in both countries. But he also loves to travel across the whole world and to experience some adventures on his way. Whether the film-maker would also dare a trip through outer space, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Mitch St. Pierre - That's How He Rolls - Read more

Kathrin Wolke - That's How She Rolls

Photo: Kathrin Wolke; linked to Deaf Kat Night is her artist’s name: Kathrin Wolke is deaf and raps in sign language. In the audience also hearing people understand what her music is about, because another rapper translates her lyrics into spoken language during her performances. Joint experience is Kathrin Wolke’s definition of inclusion. To what extent music belongs to her life, she tells us on REHACARE.de.Kathrin Wolke - That's How She Rolls - Read more

Sven Günzel - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Sven Günzel; linked to Whether self-determination, assisted dying or patient autonomy – ethic questions are near and dear to him at the moment. Maybe that’s also why Sven Günzel can imagine more or less uncommon professions. In what way complete silence and his attitude towards property are connected with a missed chance in Japan 30 years ago and where the real barriers are located, he tells us on REHACARE.de.Sven Günzel - That's How He Rolls - Read more

New software for smart glasses provides captions for hard-of-hearing users

Photo: A hard-of-hearing person wears smart glasses [06/10/2014] A team of Georgia Institute of Technology researchers has created speech-to-text software for smart glasses that helps hard-of-hearing users with everyday conversations. A hard-of-hearing person wears smar eyewear like Google Glass while a second person speaks directly into a smartphone. The speech is converted to text, sent to Glass and displayed on its heads-up display.New software for smart glasses provides captions for hard-of-hearing users - Read more

Andreas Costrau - That's How He Rolls

Photo: Andreas Costrau; linked to His mother tongue is noiseless, but not lifeless: Andreas Costrau lives, loves and teaches German Sign Language. He also enjoys showing hearing people how to communicate with the help of hands and facial expressions. On REHACARE.de he tells us what else moves him in life.Andreas Costrau - That's How He Rolls - Read more