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HumanWare is Thrilled to Announce the Launch of its Latest Update to the VictorReader Trek

2019-03-20T08:54:53+00:00

 

March 2019 — HumanWare is thrilled to announce the launch of its latest update to the VictorReader Trek. This version comes with performance enhancements in the current features.

MAIN HIGHLIGHTS:


Faster GPS connection time:
We’ve made improvements to the way we communicate with […]

HumanWare is Thrilled to Announce the Launch of its Latest Update to the VictorReader Trek2019-03-20T08:54:53+00:00

HP is Reinventing Voice Command and Screen-Reader Support with the HP Accessibility Assistant

2019-03-18T10:14:15+00:00

 

HP’s screen reader and voice command technology can help facilitate a conversation between you and select HP devices. When installed, it provides a robust accessibility experience as outlined in the US Section 508 Refresh and Europe’s EN301549.

Reinvent efficiency: Voice command, screen reader

Easily complete your critical tasks by activating a […]

HP is Reinventing Voice Command and Screen-Reader Support with the HP Accessibility Assistant2019-03-18T10:14:15+00:00

BrailleSense Polaris – The New Notetaker That Everyone is Talking About…

2019-03-15T05:55:06+00:00

 

BrailleSense Polaris offers a new standard in blind-friendly applications with the latest in cutting edge technology. We’ve kept the traditional computer interface that has contributed to the popularity of other BrailleSense models. BrailleSense Polaris supports Google Apps, making it easy to utilize Google services like Drive, Docs, Sheets, and Slides […]

BrailleSense Polaris – The New Notetaker That Everyone is Talking About…2019-03-15T05:55:06+00:00

Ablenet Sidekick and Apple AssistiveTouch

2019-03-13T07:10:17+00:00

 

Sidekick will be available fall 2019.

Sidekick is a mouse adapter for iPad and iPhone. Connect almost any USB Type A mouse to Sidekick, plug Sidekick into your iPad or iPhone Lighting connector, and you’re ready to go!

 

 

 

 

For individuals with motor impairments that make […]

Ablenet Sidekick and Apple AssistiveTouch2019-03-13T07:10:17+00:00

Dot Watch – In touch with the world. From your wrist.

2019-03-11T09:14:09+00:00

 

The Dot Watch is a wearable device that connects to your mobile device. 
It is completely practical and easy-to-use for the wearer. 
One prominent difference between the existing smart watches and ‘Dot,’ is within the usage scope accessing information in Braille rather than using text or graphics. 
To achieve this, […]

Dot Watch – In touch with the world. From your wrist.2019-03-11T09:14:09+00:00

Makey Makey – Connect the World to Your Computer!

2019-03-08T07:35:42+00:00

 

What’s Makey Makey?

Makey Makey is an invention kit for the 21st century. Turn everyday objects into touchpads and combine them with the internet. It’s a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything inbetween.

Why Create Makey Makey?

They believe that everyone is creative, inventive, and imaginative. They […]

Makey Makey – Connect the World to Your Computer!2019-03-08T07:35:42+00:00

Freedom Scientific – omniReader™ Portable Scanning and Reading Solution with Display

2019-03-06T09:11:03+00:00

 

Freedom Scientific announces the omniReader™!  

The omniReader is a portable scanning and reading solution that makes printed text accessible for people who are blind or have low vision.

Perfect for people who want to combine magnification and speech in one product.

Scan materials in 17 different languages with multiple human-sounding voices.

Freedom Scientific – omniReader™ Portable Scanning and Reading Solution with Display2019-03-06T09:11:03+00:00

Annie – World’s first Self-Learning Braille Device for the Visually Impaired

2019-03-04T08:46:47+00:00

 

Annie enables a student to learn to read, write and type braille on their own. Through the companion app a teacher can monitor real time progress of the student, schedule tests and homeworks. Local authorities can evaluate, analyse, compare and remedy a group of students through the cloud platform.

THE […]

Annie – World’s first Self-Learning Braille Device for the Visually Impaired2019-03-04T08:46:47+00:00

Firefly – GoTo Seat – The Adjustable Seats for Kids with Special Needs

2019-03-01T09:27:33+00:00

 

What is the GoTo Seat?

The Firefly GoTo seat is a safe, supportive, lightweight, portable seat designed to provide additional upper body postural support for children with disabilities.

Firefly is a division of Leckey (www.leckey.com), a company known worldwide for making postural equipment for children with special needs. However Firefly’s unique focus is special needs family participation, which provides a perfect match for the […]

Firefly – GoTo Seat – The Adjustable Seats for Kids with Special Needs2019-03-01T09:27:33+00:00

iLevel® Power Chairs feature a revolutionary new power chair design for a better experience

2019-02-27T08:17:15+00:00

 

iLevel® Power Chairs feature a revolutionary new power chair design for a better experience.

iLevel improves daily functionality and quality of life by allowing operation of the power chair with the seat fully elevated while at walking speed (at 4.5 mph).

iLevel’s patented Extra Stability Technology® enhances safety for transfers, reach, and […]

iLevel® Power Chairs feature a revolutionary new power chair design for a better experience2019-02-27T08:17:15+00:00

HumanWare – The new cookie has arrived in town…Say hello to the most powerful braille note taker!

2019-02-25T07:19:57+00:00

 

They are thrilled to announce the release of the BrailleNote Touch Plus, the most powerful and up-to-date braille note taker in the assistive technology industry.

BrailleNote Touch Plus is the most powerful and up-to-date note taker in the assistive technology industry packed with educational tools.

Designed to be used in the classroom, […]

HumanWare – The new cookie has arrived in town…Say hello to the most powerful braille note taker!2019-02-25T07:19:57+00:00

Read Naturally Strategy

2019-02-22T11:40:14+00:00

 

A Proven Approach to Building Reading Proficiency

The Read Naturally Strategy combines the three powerful, research-proven reading intervention strategies to create an effective tool that individualizes instruction and improves reading proficiency. Using audio support and tracking their progress, students work with high-interest material at their skill level to improve fluency, vocabulary, […]

Read Naturally Strategy2019-02-22T11:40:14+00:00

TabletTable – Making Technology Accessible for Everyone!

2019-02-20T07:44:41+00:00

 

About TabletTable

They worked with teachers, therapists and parents to understand their assistive technology needs and designed TabletTable with those in mind for optimum use and minimal distractions.

Inspired by Hannah

 

Hannah is a pre-teen who loves to make music and play games from her wheelchair. She […]

TabletTable – Making Technology Accessible for Everyone!2019-02-20T07:44:41+00:00

sComm – Bridging Gaps Between the Deaf and Hearing

2019-02-18T08:18:39+00:00

 

About sComm

sComm is a worldwide leader in face-to-face communication technology for the deaf/ hard of hearing community. With the next generation UbiDuo, the privately held company continues to revolutionize the way more than 37 million Americans with hearing loss communicate with the rest of the world. sComm is relentless in […]

sComm – Bridging Gaps Between the Deaf and Hearing2019-02-18T08:18:39+00:00

OrCam – Advanced Wearable AI Devices for the Blind

2019-02-15T10:59:14+00:00

 

OrCam MyEye 2

For the Blind and Visually Impaired.

The most advanced wearable assistive technology device for the blind and visually impaired, that reads text, recognizes faces, identifies products and more.

OrCam MyEye 2 Features

 

Read Text

Including: newspapers, books, […]

OrCam – Advanced Wearable AI Devices for the Blind2019-02-15T10:59:14+00:00

Crick Software – DocsPlus Wins at the Bett Awards!

2019-02-13T09:09:04+00:00

 

The Bett Awards are considered the highest accolade in the Educational Technology industry. We’re thrilled to have won the 2019 Bett Special Educational Needs Solutions Award for DocsPlus, making it the eleventh time that Crick Software has won at this prestigious event.

Now in its 34th year, the Bett Awards bring […]

Crick Software – DocsPlus Wins at the Bett Awards!2019-02-13T09:09:04+00:00

nous – Blink to Click

2019-02-11T08:42:50+00:00

 

Blink to Click

For people who have physical disabilities which affect all their limbs it can be difficult to control a computer.

nous™ lets people control assistive software by blinking. It is an affordable solution that is simple to use and easy to set up

A wearable headset detects eye movements, […]

nous – Blink to Click2019-02-11T08:42:50+00:00

BraiBook – Braille Device to Read Without Moving a Finger

2019-02-09T06:52:29+00:00

 

BraiBook facilitates access to Braille

BraiBook is the first eReader in braille, capable of encoding the Braille documents in PDF, ePub and TXT in different languages ​​easily.

Thanks to its ergonomic design and size can take it anywhere and store the device memory more than 8000 books.

BraiBook does not require an […]

BraiBook – Braille Device to Read Without Moving a Finger2019-02-09T06:52:29+00:00