IDEAL Group, Inc. http://ideal-group.org is a 2002 spin-off from IDEAL at NCR Corporation http://ncr.com
IDEAL Group's mission is to "enhance the independence and quality-of-life of individuals with disabilities through the development of low/no-cost technology-based products and services."
IDEAL Group is the parent of the following four subsidiary companies:
Context Discovery, Inc.
Established in 2006, Context Discovery designs and develops advanced knowledge discovery products designed to assist learners and knowledge workers to find essential "hidden" knowledge often buried within documents.
For more information: http://contextdiscovery.com
InftyReader Group, Inc.
Established in March, 2007, InftyReader Group offers a sophisticated optical character recognition application that is used by thousands of universities around the world to recognize, convert, and enable the editing of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) documents into accessible formats in support of students with print disabilities. Converted formats include LaTeX, MathML, Human Readable TeX, and Word XML.
For more information: http://inftyreader.org
Established in January, 2009, Apps4Android is the world’s largest developer of Android applications designed in support of individuals with disabilities, with more than 20 million installations. Apps4Android apps are being used on 8,000+ unique model devices made by 82 wireless device manufacturers, and distributed by 568 wireless service providers in 214 countries and U.S. territories. For more information: http://apps4android.org
Knowledge Discovery Solutions, Inc.
Established in 2014, Knowledge Discovery Solutions a joint venture company of IDEAL Group, Inc. and Shaping Tomorrow offers knowledge-mining solutions in support of gathering "anticipatory intelligence" to help industry and government agencies identify and act upon emerging opportunities as well as identify the risks associated with those opportunities.
For more information: http://kds.global
IDEAL Group and its subsidiary companies are all “Not Just for Profit” corporations that embrace an expanded set of values for defining and evaluating performance. One key value is their success in driving significant cost-savings into the hands of consumers while operating in a self-sustainable manner.
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