Gaming while disabled — the future of adaptive tech is here

Adaptive tech in video gaming has exploded in the last few years, but costs and programming know-how can still keep games out of reach of many physically disabled gamers.

TikTok is adding a new warning for 'distressing' searches

Along with some expanded wellbeing guides.


Today's Google Doodle honors Avicii for suicide prevention week

Tim Bergling would've been 32 tomorrow. His family hopes his legacy will open conversations about mental health and suicide.


EA shares ‘Apex Legends’ tech in the name of inclusivity

Now anyone can use EA patents that help people with physical impairments play video games.


Does streetwear's 'wellnesscore' actually do anything for mental health?

Wellness is now its own fashion genre, but critics question brands’ motives and whether their messaging has a positive effect on people.

For Your Mind

A popular keyboard for blind iPhone users shuts down after Apple rejections

The developer says it is no longer able to endure Apple’s “abuse” after dealing with repeated obstacles over the years.


Twitter's big, ‘one size fits all’ redesign was predictably ableist

Twitter continues to botch everything, even the areas it admits need help.


No, we do not need an emotion tracking necklace called NeckFace

But thanks for asking.

Hard pass

Looking to start red light therapy? Here's what you need

With a flood of cheap devices on Amazon, here's how to get the most of this experimental, but beloved, new skincare treatment.

This Thing Rules

How I got over my obsession with BabyCenter’s community boards

After my miscarriage, reading incredibly anxious posts by other would-be moms made me feel normal — until it didn’t.

Maternal instincts

Nike’s hands-free Go FlyEase shoe is coming back in a new color soon

And let’s hope it’s easier to get this time around.


Can a ‘prescription app’ help treat depression? Happify thinks so.

Can digital therapy be as effective as in-person treatment?


Text translations are coming to Instagram Stories

Instagram just got even more global.