Ten gadgets to help you stay safe, on time, and informed with a hearing impairment
I have an arsenal of assistive tech tools on my smartphone, would adding Aira be worth the expense?
YouDescribe makes it easy to ensure your video content is accessible to individuals who have a visual impairment. It’s also free and provides support!
The Connecticut Tech Act Project (CTTAP) is getting ready for its annual conference with help from two virtual-presence robots!
Videos are powerful tools for raising assistive technology awareness, but only if they reach persons with hearing and visual impairments, too.
Recently I interviewed an AT Specialist and asked her for a favorite client success story. To my surprise, she immediately recalled providing an adapted pen to a man with ALS.
Microsoft’s Xbox Adaptive Controller came out in September and already it’s popping up in State AT Program device loan libraries. Ben Jacobs, Accommodations Specialist at GA Tools for Life, and a gamer since childhood, doesn’t mince words about the significance of this release.
The Jaco II attaches to a power wheelchair and makes simple daily activities possible: holding a fork or glass, picking up something from the floor, getting a snack from the fridge, whatever a person needs and wants to do.
Thanks to Tami Terns at North Dakota Assistive for this technology spotlight on an affordable emergency alert device for smartphone users.
15 states provide this little-known enhanced relay service. Could it assist you to make phone calls independently?