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Introducing LEGO® Audio & Braille Building Instructions

2019-09-04T09:31:49-05:00

 

Introducing LEGO® Audio & Braille Building Instructions

A whole new way of building LEGO models

LEGO Audio & Braille Building Instructions makes the popular LEGO building instructions available as audio or text for braille readers giving blind and visually impaired children of all ages an opportunity to play with LEGO sets […]

Introducing LEGO® Audio & Braille Building Instructions2019-09-04T09:31:49-05:00

BlueSky Designs Launches ‘Life-Changing’ Pow!r Mount’n Mover, Partners with Disability Rights Activist Shane Burcaw

2019-09-02T10:54:27-05:00

 

BlueSky Designs announces the launch of its Pow!r Mount’n Mover, which delivers a new level of independence to people who use power wheelchairs. This innovation has led to a partnership with disability rights activist and author Shane Burcaw.

For wheelchair users with limited use of their upper extremities, wheelchair mounts are […]

BlueSky Designs Launches ‘Life-Changing’ Pow!r Mount’n Mover, Partners with Disability Rights Activist Shane Burcaw2019-09-02T10:54:27-05:00

En-Vision America – Accessible Prescription Labels: Talking, Large Print and Braille Labels and Prescription Readers

2019-08-30T08:40:29-05:00

 

Walmart and Sam’s Club Set Standard for Providing Accessible Prescription Labels Across U.S.

Walmart and Sam’s Club are deeply committed to accessibility and medication safety for their blind, visually impaired and print-impaired pharmacy patients. To enhance their commitment, Walmart and Sam’s Club pharmacies provide En-Vision America’s ScripTalk audible […]

En-Vision America – Accessible Prescription Labels: Talking, Large Print and Braille Labels and Prescription Readers2019-08-30T08:40:29-05:00

Widgit – SymWriter 2 – Easy Symbol Writing For Everyone

2019-08-28T08:13:14-05:00

 

SymWriter 2 is a symbol-supported word processor that any writer, regardless of literacy levels, can use to create documents.

Writers of any age or ability can use theWidgit  Symbols to see the meaning of wordsas they type, supporting access to new orchallenging vocabulary.


Widgit – SymWriter 2 – Easy Symbol Writing For Everyone2019-08-28T08:13:14-05:00

Outloud – With Their Apps You Can Make Speech Therapy More Effective and Fun!

2019-08-26T08:27:53-05:00

 

Who They Are

Outloud is a Finnish app developer specializing in speech & hearing rehabilitation. Founded by a passionate speech therapist, they help you speak outloud!

Their History

Outloud Apps was founded by an SLP specialised in working with speech- and hearing-impaired toddlers. She has developed a visual timer and voice-activated gamified apps […]

Outloud – With Their Apps You Can Make Speech Therapy More Effective and Fun!2019-08-26T08:27:53-05:00

Revibe Technologies – The World’s First Focus Tracker

2019-08-23T04:20:20-05:00

 

Invented by a school psychologist 

After providing consultation for 1.,000+ students with developmental needs, Rich wasn’t satisfied with the current products on the market for kids struggling to focus.

Revibe Connect sends silent vibrations to the wrists of users to gently remind them to get back to their work, studies, etc. When […]

Revibe Technologies – The World’s First Focus Tracker2019-08-23T04:20:20-05:00

Chubuddy – No Chewer Left Behind

2019-08-21T08:29:39-05:00

 

About Chubuddy

“We are parents of a child with autism and host of other conditions.  Our son was chewing through or losing 2 or 3 chews each week.  So we designed our first strong tube which lasted a long time and did not get lost easily since it was on a […]

Chubuddy – No Chewer Left Behind2019-08-21T08:29:39-05:00

The Perfect Planner For People with Special Needs

2019-08-19T08:33:56-05:00

 

Introducing, MYABILITIES by FamTeck – the next bestselling time management application for people with disabilities and learning deficiencies.

Effective for medication reminders

Taking your medications at the right time of day may help them work better by knowing exactly what to take and when to take them.

Features included […]

The Perfect Planner For People with Special Needs2019-08-19T08:33:56-05:00

MN Department Of Human Services Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division

2019-08-16T08:31:58-05:00

 

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division is excited to announce the launch of a new website!

The new website is organized around the most common concerns of people who are deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing:

  • Living with hearing loss: Quickly connect to information that […]
MN Department Of Human Services Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division2019-08-16T08:31:58-05:00

The Tek RMD – Change your perspective, not your home

2019-08-14T08:30:44-05:00

 

A Brand New Platform

The Tek Robotic Mobilization Device is not a wheelchair alternative, but a brand new mobility platform that completely reimagines the way individuals with paraplegia and other walking disabilities are able to move in the world. The ability to independently and safely sit, stand, and navigate environments that […]

The Tek RMD – Change your perspective, not your home2019-08-14T08:30:44-05:00

Convo – The Evolution of Interpreting

2019-08-08T07:57:39-05:00

 

About Convo

As a Deaf-owned company, their understanding of human connection is different than most. In a rapidly-advancing world, technology is often developed on the basis of spoken language. They offer a different perspective: universal communication solutions that just feel right.


Video Relay Service Interpreters That […]

Convo – The Evolution of Interpreting2019-08-08T07:57:39-05:00

Forbes AAC – Environmental Controls Systems

2019-08-08T07:43:04-05:00

 

Their approach for a complete Environmental Control System starts with a thorough needs assessment to understand all the determining factors in setting up a finely-honed system.

Upon completing this crucial first step, Forbes AAC will design a system that best benefits the end user and their specific needs. The next step […]

Forbes AAC – Environmental Controls Systems2019-08-08T07:43:04-05:00

Freedom Scientific – Ruby HD

2019-08-07T11:50:28-05:00

 

Crystal-clear Image in a Lightweight Handheld HD Video Magnifier

The RUBY HD combines high-definition camera technology with a lightweight body to bring you crystal-clear images in a small package. The 4.3-inch screen and built-in LED lighting provide magnified high-contrast images with no distortion. Its streamlined design means it can slip comfortably […]

Freedom Scientific – Ruby HD2019-08-07T11:50:28-05:00

AbleNet – The New TrackerPro 2 Head Mouse

2019-08-05T08:19:17-05:00

 

The NEW TrackerPro 2 head mouse provides reliable hands-free mouse control for individuals who are unable to use a traditional computer mouse. The smooth and pixel precise cursor control of TrackerPro 2 opens a world of possibilities for the user. An individual can use communication software, browse the internet, read […]

AbleNet – The New TrackerPro 2 Head Mouse2019-08-05T08:19:17-05:00

Zoomax USA – Snow 12

2019-08-02T10:12:21-05:00

 

Zoomax Snow 12 is a portable video magnifier that delivers true visual independence for people with low vision. It features a unique foldable stand that elevates Snow 12 so that you can more easily read, write, look at objects or even perform full-page scanning using the powerful OCR and text-to-speech. […]

Zoomax USA – Snow 122019-08-02T10:12:21-05:00

Wayband – Navigation through TOUCH

2019-07-31T08:33:02-05:00

 

Who are they?

WearWorks is a design company that created haptic technology to deliver richer, safer, and more intuitive navigation experiences for individuals of all sights. This includes and is not limited to commuters, travelers, marathon runners, cyclists, skiers, the blind, and the visually impaired.

What are they doing?

Their first product, Wayband™ […]

Wayband – Navigation through TOUCH2019-07-31T08:33:02-05:00

American Printing House for the Blind – Code Jumper

2019-07-29T08:27:52-05:00

 

Code Jumper

Code Jumper™ is the newest innovation to assist children, regardless of their level of vision, in learning computer coding and programming skills through a unique, physical system. Developed by Microsoft® and distributed by APH, this educational toy bridges the skills gap and opens up the world of coding to […]

American Printing House for the Blind – Code Jumper2019-07-29T08:27:52-05:00

Prizmo will be your Eyes – Universal Scanning and OCR. For Everyone.

2019-07-26T08:31:47-05:00

 

Prizmo

Scan to PDF with advanced editing, OCR, and text-to-speech

Optimized for latest iOS.

Prizmo 4 supports iOS latest features like Handoff, Extensions, and access to Documents (input / output).

Prizmo 4 supports Handoff and lets you seamlessly continue editing from one device to another. It currently works on iPhone and iPad, […]

Prizmo will be your Eyes – Universal Scanning and OCR. For Everyone.2019-07-26T08:31:47-05:00