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Dawson Comments on Google Glass/ Autism App Study

Technology shows promise for helping kids with autism spectrum disorder

Reuters Health reported on a new study that has found combining Google Glass with a smartphone app helps children with autism spectrum disorder recognize and interpret facial expressions. The "Superpower Glass" system includes eyeglasses with a camera and speaker. Geraldine Dawson, PhD, Director of the Duke Center for Autism and Behavioral Development, was quoted in the report; she was not involved in the study. For more information about the study, please click HERE for the full Reuters piece.