Named after the Greek word for "open," Anikto (ah-NEEK-toh) removes barriers separating people from fundamental human needs.

Announcing Anikto Health

Announcing Anikto Health

Oct 21, 2013

Anikto Health was launched in October 2013 to address disparities in today’s healthcare system for patients with disabilities.

Growing Up in Public

Growing Up in Public

Oct 15, 2013

Anikto finds itself in a very exciting position between what it used to be and what it is yet to become.

Evaluating the Leap Motion

Evaluating the Leap Motion

Aug 1, 2013

Six months of anticipation versus six days of evaluation. It seems like an unfair ratio for something hyped as having the potential to forever change our idea of computer interaction.

Help Us Take Aisle Won to the Next Level

Help Us Take Aisle Won to the Next Level

Apr 28, 2013

Last month, Anikto announced the release of Aisle Won. Now, we need your help.

Improving Health Literacy for the Blind

Improving Health Literacy for the Blind

Apr 22, 2013

Something’s really wrong with today’s healthcare communications for people with vision disabilities, so perhaps it’s time to figure out what we as digital accessibility professionals can do about that.

Introducing Aisle Won

Introducing Aisle Won

Mar 16, 2013

This week at SXSW Interactive, Anikto announced the launch of Aisle Won, a nutrition support program that combines accessible mobile technology with community-supported agriculture efforts.

Digital Outcasts at SXSW Interactive

Digital Outcasts at SXSW Interactive

Mar 2, 2013

If you’re one of approximately 25,000 interactive professionals who annually descend upon Austin for SXSW, this year I’ll be joining you.

On Being Five

On Being Five

Feb 2, 2013

I formed Anikto with the intention to create digital experiences with a social purpose. Five years later, Anikto’s first product is about to hit market.

Earl Weaver on Leadership

Earl Weaver on Leadership

Jan 20, 2013

Yesterday saw the passing of Hall of Fame Baltimore manager Earl Weaver, whose career provides lessons in leading visionary teams.

Why Designers Should Care About Meaningful Use – Part Two

Why Designers Should Care About Meaningful Use – Part Two

Jan 6, 2013

In the second part of this series on meaningful use, we discover where today’s user experience professionals can have the most impact on the current (and future) healthcare ecosystem.

Why Designers Should Care About Meaningful Use – Part One

Why Designers Should Care About Meaningful Use – Part One

Dec 29, 2012

A quick study of electronic health records (EHR) may reveal opportunities for today’s design professionals to drive healthcare transformation. To understand EHR, however, we must first recognize meaningful use. Part one of two.

The End of “I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up”

The End of “I’ve Fallen and I Can’t Get Up”

Dec 13, 2012

A call-to-action for nursing homes, assisted-living facilities and senior residences to explore alternatives to the “panic button” in the form of passive environments.

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