Dasher in the News
September 1 2009
Digital Planet, BBC has a long
feature on Dasher being adapted for use with a mobile phone tilt sensor by
The Dasher segment is from minute 9.00 to 15.00 in the show.
July 13, 2006 - Techdigest:
Dasher, A Flasher Way To Write
8 February 2006 Dasher in
'Shambles' newsletter. (Shambles is an electronic newsletter for international schools.)
January 2006: `VIM' press release by Cambridge Engineering Department
Sat 14/1/06 Learn 4 Life featured Dasher on their front page, including a 12-minute video.
is part of the winning entry
the NESTA Futurelab Design Challenge 2005.
This page has video.
The project with Dasher in it is called Kampus.
Jan 2005: Dasher
was featured in `art_meets_media' event in Japan
Silicon.com mentions Dasher among other exciting Cambridge innovations
Mick Donegan's presentation of the
(Dasher Eye Control Optimisation Project)
at the ISAAC conference
in Natal, Brazil,
won the award best platform presentation.
August 17 2004.
Dasher is mentioned in
a news article about
Seth Carey, a person living with ALS.
November 2003: Linux magazine
October 2003: Linux User (German)
Linux User & Developer (issue 32) has a three-page spread on Dasher (p69-71). Also, the EXPO review on page 32 says
`many visitors were particularly impressed by Dasher, a truly
innovative piece of software that few
had known about before.'
Dasher will be on their cover CD in a future issue.
Linux Magazine also has a
brief mention of Dasher, and a screen shot:
`Rising stars: The highlights of the show for me were the dasher project
and the unbelievable small firewall hardware.' (138K pdf)
Gazeta Wyborcza (Polish)
Telegraph (registration required)
BBC News online
BBC Look East - 2.4Megabyte WMV file
Cambridge University news
Slashdot - again!
New Zealand Herald
It is now easy to type by eye
Aug 24th 2002
La Nacion, Argentina
British Satellite News (found by searching for Dasher at www.bsn.org.uk)
EuroNews (Digital Satellite Channel) on Fri. 6/Sept/2002 - Direct link to video clip
TRN magazine - `software turns reading into writing'
New York Times
Dutch news featured Dasher
(link to article is now dead)
Science & Vie Junior (a french magazine) October 2002, issue 157.
i-uk (Foreign and Commonwealth Office)
Dasher on Neural.it (was on front page on Sat Jul 20 2002)
The Financial Times, February 2002