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So far Mark E. Smith has created 26 blog entries.

September 2014

Stories of Invention

By | September 1st, 2014|

Four wheelchair users share how they took their ideas for better disability products to market.

August 2014

Innovations: Emerging Trends in the Wheelchair Market

By | August 1st, 2014|

These behind-the-scenes trends are potentially reshaping the mobility market.

May 2014

Innovations: Ultralight Performance Components Like the Pros

By | May 1st, 2014|

The Glide Suspension Fork is the only fork to date that absorbs impacts from both horizontal and vertical directions.

February 2014

Innovations: The Need for Speed

By | February 1st, 2014|

Whether we use an ultralight wheelchair, power chair or handcycle, many of us have the need for speed.

December 2013

Three Easy Ways to Get the Most out of Wheelchair Manufacturer Websites

By | December 2nd, 2013|

Mark Smith browses his favorite manufacturer sites. From interactive features to Facebook pages to YouTube channels, this past year has delivered wheelchair manufacturer [...]

October 2013

Innovations: Six-Wheel Power Wheelchair Sensations

By | October 1st, 2013|

By moving a power wheelchair’s drive wheels toward the center and adding both front and rear casters for stability, maneuverability dramatically increases.

July 2013

Innovations: Carbon Fiber Wheels and Wheelchairs

By | July 1st, 2013|

When it comes to mobility technology, cool materials have often driven product innovation, from aircraft aluminum to titanium. However, while many debate to this day [...]

April 2013

Innovations: Where iDevices Meet Mobility

By | April 1st, 2013|

Power chairs have always been tools of necessity. However, as technology and culture have evolved over the past 40 years, power chairs have increasingly integrated [...]

January 2013

Innovations: Hot Ultralight Rigids for 2013

By | January 1st, 2013|

Beyond insurer funding cuts and mobility industry trends, the one genre that continues innovating year after year is the ultralight rigid manual wheelchair. Approaching its [...]

December 2012

Navigating the Changing Mobility Market

By | December 1st, 2012|

There once was a time when your DME provider was there from delivery of your wheelchair through years of servicing, all the way to ordering [...]

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