[games_access] asking people at Microsoft?
Roberts pod cast.
hinn at uiuc.edu
hinn at uiuc.edu
Sat Jan 21 13:49:54 EST 2006
Hi -- yes, I used to work at Microsoft Game Studios but I
don't know Bill G. :) But, yes, they do donate a lot of money
but I'm not sure about scholarships. Wouldn't hurt to try!
Yeah, the 360 does only use wireless controllers. I asked some
of my old colleagues at MS Games and they are asking around to
see if they know of any accessible controllers in the works.
---- Original message ----
>Date: Sat, 21 Jan 2006 13:04:38 -0500
>From: "Robert Florio" <arthit73 at cablespeed.com>
>Subject: [games_access] asking people at Microsoft? Roberts
>To: <games_access at igda.org>
> Michelle you mentioned you would ask your contact at
> Microsoft. By any chance would you know of the
> charitable contributions that Mr. Gates and his wife
> are involved with? I'm thinking of sending them a
> letter saying if they could help me out in my
> education and toward the goal by giving me some sort
> of grant or charitable contribution to my fund in my
> If anyone wants to hear the conversation about game
> accessibility me and my friend Shawn Sines on his
> pod cast iTunes station please type in a search
> under iTunes for the station called Gameon all one
> word is episode 50. Download iTunes at Apple's web
> site free. Thanks.
> Also the maker of the quad controller I use with my
> mouth to play games about one year ago Whitney know
> he would be in the works making a controller for the
> Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 but said it would take
> them about a year to develop one with the wireless
> controllers. I'll send him and e-mail seeing if he
> has any progress. I don't think he was aware than
> that the Xbox 360 also has a wire controller. The
> wireless feature would take him longer to figure out
> so maybe he has something. If anyone is interested
> check out their web site and e-mail him also.
> www.RobertFlorio.com all about art and game
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these are mediocre times and people are
losing hope. it's hard for many people
to believe that there are extraordinary
things inside themselves, as well as
others. i hope you can keep an open
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