Tech Tip: E-bot Video Magnifier

by Laura M on September 29, 2014

in Tech Tips

Jim Fortman from Vision Aid Systems introduces us to the new E-bot Advanced video magnifier by HIMS.

For more information on the E-bot and E-bot ADV visit the HIMS website.

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Your weekly dose of information that keeps you up to date on the latest developments in the field of technology designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs.

Jennifer White – CEO of Able Opportunities, | http://www.ableopps.com/

Novasentis and HumanWare Join Forces to Bring Radically New Sensory Experiences to the Visually Impaired | Business Wire http://buff.ly/ZHjcXo

Get to know iOS 8: Changes in the Settings app | Macworld http://buff.ly/1mLaJgq

iOS 8 Accessibility Roundup | ATMac http://buff.ly/1uEU111

Android accessibility settings: 5 hidden options everyone should be using – AndroidPIT http://buff.ly/1mLaiCQ

App: SenSpeller www.BridgingApps.org

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JENNIFER WHITE: Hi, this is Jennifer White, the CEO of able opportunities, and this is your Assistive Technology Update.

WADE WINGLER: Hi, this is Wade Wingler with the INDATA Project at Easter Seals Crossroads in Indiana with your Assistive Technology Update, a weekly dose of information that keeps you up-to-date on the latest developments in the field of technology, designed to assist people with disabilities and special needs.

Welcome to episode number 174 of Assistive Technology Update. It’s scheduled to be released on September 26 of 2014.
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