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AudioEye Contracts to Provide Its Patented Audio Internet(R) Platform for Congressional Management Foundation
AudioEye Aims to Improve U.S. Congressional Websites and Mobile Accessibility for Individuals With Disabilities
TUCSON, AZ and WASHINGTON, DC–(Marketwired - Jul 31, 2014) - AudioEye®, Inc. (OTCQB: AEYE) (“AudioEye”), creator of the Audio Internet® patented audio browsing and automated publishing technology platform, today announced that it has contracted with Congressional Management Foundation (CMF) to provide its patented Audio Internet accessibility platform. CMF has been studying online communications in Congress since 1998 and issuing its bi-annual Gold Mouse Awards for the best websites on Capitol Hill since 2002. The goal of the research and awards project is to offer an assessment of Congress’ performance in online communication and provide congressional offices with examples and guidance to enhance their interactions with constituents on the Internet.
Founded in 1977, CMF is a 501(c)(3) nonpartisan nonprofit dedicated to helping Congress and its Members meet the evolving needs and expectations of an engaged and informed 21st century citizenry. Its work focuses on improving congressional operations and enhancing citizen engagement through research, publications, training, and management services.
“Increasing the reach and accessibility of congressional websites through the adoption of AudioEye’s technology is the focal effort of our partnership with Congressional Management Foundation,” stated Nathaniel Bradley, CEO of AudioEye, Inc.
“CMF applauds any effort to enhance citizens’ ability to interact with their elected officials,” said Bradford Fitch, President and CEO of CMF. “Tools such as AudioEye bring democracy to the doorstep of millions of Americans who otherwise might be shut out of the process.”
Here is more about the CMF:
Citizen trust in an effective and responsive Congress is essential to democracy. The Congressional Management Foundation (CMF) advances this goal by working directly with Members of Congress and staff to enhance their operations and interactions with constituents. CMF works directly with citizen groups to educate them on how Congress works, giving constituents a stronger voice in policy outcomes. The results are: a Congress more accountable, transparent, and effective; and an informed citizenry with greater trust in their democratic institutions. -